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Lorita

Heranice miltoglypta

Description:

A leafhopper probably genus Heranice. Here we have 2 different colorations, maybe one belongs to the parents when they are taking care of the nimphas and the red one, its mating color.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Tukup
Tukup a year ago
Treehopper (No specific common name found)
Heranice miltoglypta Heranice miltoglypta by Sebastian Padron - Photo 6213507 / 500px


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2 Comments

GustavoMorejon
GustavoMorejon a year ago

Hi Tukup ... yes, you are right. This is Heranice miltoglypta.

Tukup
Tukup a year ago

Hi Gustavo. Nice series of fotos. I believe you are right with the Genus. The link I provided matches the green leafhopper in your foto. The red one looks like what most of those on the following link show:
https://www.google.com/search?q=Heranice...
https://sebastianpadron.blogspot.com/201...

Here’s another link that appears to show male and female:
https://sebastianpadron.blogspot.com/201...

If you search Project Noah’s organisms for “Heranice miltoglypta” you will see others do identified. Again, thanks for sharing.

GustavoMorejon
Spotted by
GustavoMorejon

Tarqui, Azuay, Ecuador

Spotted on Mar 29, 2015
Submitted on Apr 3, 2015

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