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Telamona reclivata - No Common Name



© Ken Childs- female

© Kyle Kittelberger- female

© Ken Childs- probable male

© Ken Childs
Taxonomy
Family: MEMBRACIDAESubfamily: SmiliinaeTribe: Telamonini
Taxonomic Author: (Fitch, 1851)
Identification
Online Photographs: BugGuide                                                                                  
Description: Females are reddish-brown, with a dark brown posterior tip to the pronotum and a dark brown pronotal band that continues onto the crest. The crest itself is sort of broad and tall in the female. Males are smaller than the female, with a noticeably less pronounced pronotum. Males have a greenish-brown pronotum. Both sexes have a smoky dark tip to the wings.
Distribution in North Carolina
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Out of State Record(s)
Distribution: Eastern North America
Abundance: Uncommon, scattered records across the state. Seasonal distribution: 2 June-31 August (CTNC)
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Habitats and Life History
Habitats: Has been found near mixed hardwood forest; where White Oak is present.
Plant Associates: Quercus alba (CTNC); also Q. rubra (CTGSMNP) and Castanea dentata (American chestnut), Liquidambar styraciflua (sweetgum), Populus tremuloides Michx. (quaking aspen), Q. bicolor (swamp white oak), Q. coccinea (scarlet oak), Quercus ilicifolia (bear or scrub oak), Q. macrocarpa (bur oak), Q. montana (chestnut oak), Q. velutina (black oak) (Wallace 2014).
Behavior: Can be attracted at night with a light.
Comment:
Status: Native
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See also Habitat Account for General Oak-Hickory Forests

Species Photo Gallery for Telamona reclivata No Common Name

Photo by: Jim Petranka
Madison Co.
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Photo by: Jim Petranka
Madison Co.
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Photo by: Tracy S. Feldman
Wake Co.
Comment: unid_treehopper
Photo by: Ken Childs
Out Of State Co.
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Photo by: B. Bockhahn
Stokes Co.
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Photo by: R Emmitt
Orange Co.
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Photo by: Randy L Emmitt
Orange Co.
Comment: backyard lights, just before a storm
Photo by: Randy L Emmitt
Orange Co.
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Photo by: Kyle Kittelberger, Brian Bockhahn, Paul Scharf, Patrick Coin
Halifax Co.
Comment: grassy area and mixed hardwood forest edge near pine forest
Photo by: Kyle Kittelberger, Brian Bockhahn, Paul Scharf, Patrick Coin
Halifax Co.
Comment: grassy area and mixed hardwood forest edge near pine forest
Photo by: Ken Childs
Out Of State Co.
Comment: probable male
Photo by: Ken Childs
Out Of State Co.
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Photo by: Kyle Kittelberger, Paul Scharf
Wake Co.
Comment: mixed hardwood forest; found dead, being dragged by ants
Photo by: Kyle Kittelberger, Paul Scharf
Wake Co.
Comment: mixed hardwood forest; found dead, being dragged by ants
Photo by: Kyle Kittelberger, Paul Scharf
Wake Co.
Comment: mixed hardwood forest; found dead, being dragged by ants
Photo by: B. Bockhahn, P. Scharf
Surry Co.
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