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Horseshoe-shaped treehopper

Sphongophorus ballista


Sphongophorus ballista is a tiny tree hopper that mimics a dry leaf, its helmet does as the name suggests resembles a horseshoe.

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Ismael Chaves
Ismael Chaves 10 years ago

thanks mike

MikeVanValen 10 years ago

Amazing. Never heard of these before.

Ismael Chaves
Ismael Chaves 10 years ago

thank you all :-)

Carol Snow Milne
Carol Snow Milne 10 years ago

SUPER WOW! I want this to be SOTD. Incredible!

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 10 years ago

Awesome !!! :)

RickLampman 10 years ago

AWESOME !!! Great Find :)

Ismael Chaves
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Ismael Chaves

Heredia, Costa Rica

Spotted on Aug 16, 2013
Submitted on Aug 16, 2013

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