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Domed Planthopper

Hemisphaerius sp.

Description:

About 5 mm. in length

Habitat:

urban garden

1 Species ID Suggestions

Domed Planthopper (Issid Planthopper)
Hemisphaerius sp. Hemisphaerius affinis - Overview


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20 Comments

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 7 years ago

Thanks a lot Jakubko for the ID and your comments!

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 7 years ago

Fantastic spotting! I was wrong with Dictyopharidae family, subfamily Dictyopharinae. I checked all over, and there are apparently over eighty species of Hemisphaerius in southeast Asia, and they all are almost identical. Here is one very similar to yours labeled Hemisphaerius sp.:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/awei750/840...

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 8 years ago

Thanks J for the assist.

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 8 years ago

Perhaps a planthopper in the Dictyopharidae family, subfamily Dictyopharinae?

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 8 years ago

Thanks zapabio!

zapabio
zapabio 8 years ago

WOW, really nice!!!

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 8 years ago

Thanks jimmy76!

jimmy76
jimmy76 8 years ago

Nice Picture

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 8 years ago

Thanks Harsha, Cindy, patty, Shayera, Jeannete, and Karen for your comments :-)

KarenL
KarenL 8 years ago

Wonderful!

Jeannette
Jeannette 8 years ago

Great spotting :)

patty
patty 8 years ago

I love its colors, beautiful picture and planthopper =)

What a cute little Planthopper! Nice spotting

Harsha Singh
Harsha Singh 8 years ago

That's an obese hopper! :)

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 8 years ago

Thanks Nishant!

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 8 years ago

Thanks r.yoly4!

Nishant
Nishant 8 years ago

Very interesting!

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 8 years ago

Thanks Smith'sZoo!

r.yoly4
r.yoly4 8 years ago

Cute!

Smith'sZoo
Smith'sZoo 8 years ago

a hopper of some kind, incredible color display!

Noel Buensuceso
Spotted by
Noel Buensuceso

Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines

Spotted on Aug 30, 2012
Submitted on Aug 30, 2012

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