Sharpheaded Sharpshooter Draeculacephala robinsoni Hamilton, 1985  Synonyms: Draeculacephala zeae.


The most common eastern species in genus (Andy Hamilton/BugGuide).


Occurs in tremendous numbers in corn fields but will also attack other grasses (Andy Hamilton/BugGuide).

There are 6 records in the project database.

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A Sharpheaded Sharpshooter in Frederick Co., Maryland (9/5/2015). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Sharpheaded Sharpshooter in Baltimore City, Maryland (5/27/2009). Determined by Andy Hamilton/BugGuide. Photo by Thomas Wilson. (MBP list)

A Sharpheaded Sharpshooter in Worcester Co., Maryland (6/17/2014). Verified by Ken Wolgemuth/BugGuide. Photo by Scott Housten. (MBP list)

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