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Spittlebug

Bathylus albicinctus

Description:

Tiny solitary insect about 5mm long exploring the leaves of a weedy asteraceae type of plant.

Habitat:

In a local nature reserve.

Notes:

This species of spittle bug are known to be associated with herbaceous plants.
family: CERCOPIDAE
subfamily: APHROPHORINAE
http://bie.ala.org.au/species/urn:lsid:b...

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Mark Ridgway
Spotted by
Mark Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Lat: -37.91, Long: 145.32

Spotted on Nov 28, 2014
Submitted on Nov 29, 2014

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