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EENY-334: Sharpshooters, Leafhoppers, Cicadellidae (Insecta: Hemiptera: Auchenorrhyncha: Cicadellidae)

Figure 24. The presence of mycelia (white filaments) growing out of a dead glassy-winged sharpshooter, Homalodisca vitripennis (Germar), are symptomatic of mycosis (attack by fungus) by Hirsutella.

Credit: Chris Tipping, University of Florida