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Two-striped Planthopper

Acanalonia bivittata


Leaf bud size or kernel of corn sized. Jumps a fair distance. Did not try to evade my contact.


Willow tree for this example.

2 Species ID Suggestions

HemaShah 8 years ago
Torpedo Bug
Siphanta acuta

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1 Comment

ForestDragon 8 years ago

I think this may actually be a Two-striped Planthopper. It looks like it has the characteristic reddish stripe along the edge of each wing. The wings also look to have a more rounded appearance than Siphanta acuta.

For comparison:

Ghent Alden
Spotted by
Ghent Alden

Illinois, USA

Spotted on Aug 25, 2015
Submitted on Aug 25, 2015

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