Apogonalia sanguinipes

Sharpshooter


Apogonalia sanguinipes, Sharpshooters, a leafhopper from Jamaica

Family: Cicadellidae

Subfamily: Cicadellinae

Tribe: Cicadellini

Length: hopper in photo 7.2 mm

 

These hoppers were found on Leonotis nepetifolia, a plant in the mint family (pictured in the bottom photo).

Photo location: Long Bay, Jamaica.


Apogonalia sanguinipes, Sharpshooters, Jamaica image

Apogonalia sanguinipes, Jamaica photo, Sharpshooters

Leonotis nepetifolia, host plant for Apogonalia sanguinipes


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