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? Mnemosyne sp
A 9mm long insect with prominent eyes and blotchy brown wing patterns. The base of the fore wings appeared to have pale patches. legs appear to have dark bands. Pic #1 shows a bristly back !
This insect was seen running up a giant gum. It was well camouflaged. -spotted in a eucalyptus forest
I would not have spotted this insect at all had I not been having a close look at something else on the bark of the tree - I was so taken-up with this little insect that I forgot the other thing I was looking at....could this be a hopper of some sort?? I am so sorry about the quality of the photos... The setting of the eyes and the general description appears to fit the ID pf Cixiid plant hopper 4. If this is correct this is perhaps the most primitive of fulgorids !. I will be researching this further.