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Treehopper eggs

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I returned to this location Nov 29, a week after this photo was taken. The egg mass looks the same. I had a good look around, but did not find any adult treehopper nearby.

So egg masses for different species look different - that is interesting to know. I hope I may be able to get back to this spot tomorrow or the next day. I will check on the eggs and look for an adult.

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 5 years ago

Anne Marie, please check these links: and The first one looks very much like yours.

Thanks Sergio. I did not see a treehopper (there were a good many blue, metallic leaf beetles on the same plant). I hope I'll get a chance to go have another look ...

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 5 years ago

Anne Marie, these are treehopper eggs. You'll probably find an adult nearby.

Costa Rica

Lat: 10.02, Long: -84.12

Spotted on Nov 22, 2013
Submitted on Nov 25, 2013

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