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Alder Spittlebug

Clastoptera obtusa

Habitat:

Woodland/canal habitat. Found on black walnut leaves.

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3 Comments

beaker98
beaker98 6 years ago

Thanks Ingrid, they are in the family cercopidae:) Cool little bugs!

Ingrid3
Ingrid3 6 years ago

AWESOME! What family are these guys in?

beaker98
beaker98 6 years ago

Thanks Shroom! It is a pleasant little spittlebug:)

beaker98
Spotted by
beaker98

Illinois, USA

Spotted on Jun 22, 2014
Submitted on Jun 23, 2014

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