Neocenchrea heidemanni

Derbid Planthopper

Neocenchrea heidemanni, Derbid Planthopper

Family: Derbidae

Subfamily: None defined in Derbidae

Length: typically 7.5-7.7 mm


Neocenchrea heidemanni is a predominantly white, long-winged planthopper.
Neocenchrea heidemanni, Planthopper, lateral image




Left: A particularly elongate species!
Neocenchrea heidemanni, Planthopper, photo of head


Neocenchrea heidemanni lives in eastern North America but is seldom seen. The one shown here came to a mercury vapor lamp in Upshur County on 1 September 2008.

Insects of West Virginia