Acanalonia conica


Common Names: Planthopper, lanternfly
Category: Insects
Sub-category: Planthoppers


Usually green with broad prominently-veined wings held vertically, mimicking a leaf or seed pod. Has a pointed head and usually lacks stripes along the inner edge of the forewings. There are 2 small black dots between the wings.

Typically found in meadows, farms, gardens, and residential areas in Connecticut.

Edible Notes: No available information on edibility.
Warnings: Not known to be dangerous.
Additional Information: http://bugguide.net/node/view/15671
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