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Plant Hopper, Leaf Hopper (Acanalonia conica)

Order: Homoptera (ho-MOP-ter-a) (Info)
Family: Acanaloniidae
Genus: Acanalonia
Species: conica (KOH-nee-ka) (Info)

Regional

This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Barling, Arkansas
Deer, Arkansas
Stamford, Connecticut
Bear, Delaware
Ellendale, Delaware
Middleburg, Florida
Saint Petersburg, Florida
Melbourne, Kentucky
Hubbardston, Michigan
Hicksville, New York
Forest City, North Carolina
Greensboro, North Carolina
Columbia, South Carolina
Fountain Inn, South Carolina
Clarksville, Tennessee
Crossville, Tennessee
Lake Jackson, Texas
Lakewood, Washington
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Members' Notes:

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Negative

On Feb 25, 2019, wtbbab from Fountain Inn, SC wrote:

They do indeed bite. Quite a hurtful bite for something so small and meek looking.

Neutral

On Jul 10, 2010, Donut1106 from Saint Petersburg, FL wrote:

Do they eat crops ?

Neutral

On Dec 10, 2009, YourAvonCareer from Seffner, FL wrote:

I lived with these creatures for almost 40 years, in NY and never had a problem with them.

NEVER heard of them biting anyone.

Negative

On Nov 2, 2009, the1pony from (Pony) Lakewood, WA (Zone 8a) wrote:

I don't like these guys. They bite! No lasting effects from bites, but they sure hurt when they happen.

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