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Cigarrinha (Spittlebug)

Prosapia sp. - Cercopidae

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Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 7 years ago


Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 7 years ago

Tx Liam, Dan & Juan. I'm not expert on insects, but since I became part of Project Noah I'm learning a lot...

Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 7 years ago

yes, it´s a Spittlebug (Cercopidae)

dandoucette 7 years ago

I saw a very similar insect that I have yet to post but I'm not sure what is is.

Liam 7 years ago

Looks like a Spittlebug.

Sergio Monteiro
Spotted by
Sergio Monteiro

Morretes, Paraná, Brazil

Lat: -25.48, Long: -48.83

Spotted on Sep 27, 2011
Submitted on Sep 28, 2011

Spotted for Mission

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