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Derbid Planthopper

Rhotanini

Description:

Small sized Derbid Planthopper from the Tribe Rhotanini, with around 10-12 mm wing span, the body size is probably around 3-4 mm only. It has nice pinkish wings with darker pink veins on the wings.

Habitat:

Tropical forest

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4 Comments

AlbertKang
AlbertKang 3 months ago

Yes indeed, @Ingrid3
At my current location, I have seen 2 similar species, the other one just plain white wings and venation, but this one stands out more.
Thanks for your appreciation :)

Ingrid3
Ingrid3 3 months ago

What wing display!

AlbertKang
AlbertKang 5 months ago

@Mark - I have seen several others similar to this, and the wings are of the same 'look'.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 months ago

A fresh one still sorting out it's wings maybe?

AlbertKang
Spotted by
AlbertKang

Tanjung Bungah, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia

Spotted on Jan 3, 2021
Submitted on Jan 5, 2021

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