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2 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca 6 years ago
Lantern Bug
Pyrops maculatus Pyrops maculata | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
Lantern Bug
Pyrops sp.

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bayucca 6 years ago

Fulgoridae, Pyrops maculatus. According to the link it should be Maculatus not Maculata as mentioned in other links.
Pyrops is masculin, so it is Maculatus. Probably some mixed it up with the synonym Fulgora which is feminin, like Fulgora maculata.

Andrea Lim
Andrea Lim 6 years ago

The Lantern bugs are so cool. Great spotting Sidney

LaurenZarate 6 years ago

Gorgeous Lantern Bugs!

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Bhagya Herath
Bhagya Herath 6 years ago


Beautiful Lantern Bugs! Please consider adding to the global mission, The Hoppers:

Caleb Steindel
Caleb Steindel 6 years ago

lenny is right, lantern bug pyrops sp.

Deniyaya, Sri Lanka

Spotted on Feb 18, 2014
Submitted on Feb 18, 2014

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