Location: Boston, MA
October 3, 2010 2:42 pm
I’ll appreciate if you could identified this insect. We have never seen one like this in Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA
This Leafhopper is one of the Sharpshooters and it is commonly called the Candystriped Leafhopper, Graphocephala coccinea. It is a common species that is suspected of spreading viruses to plants it feeds upon.