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Psyllid adult

Creiss longipennis


I first thought this was a small seed stuck in web. At about 8mm long this pink-orange coloured insect resembles a hopper but with longer antennae and a couple of other different features.


Resting on a wall in a nature reserve adjoining a national park.


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LaurenZarate 6 years ago

Beautifully colored one! They are usually bark colored!

StephenSolomons 6 years ago

wonderful little bug,

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

thanks martin

MartinL 6 years ago

This looks like a psyllid to me. The wings have less branching in my opinion. Either way you can still call them plant lice.

Mark Ridgway
Spotted by
Mark Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Lat: -37.86, Long: 145.32

Spotted on Nov 7, 2013
Submitted on Nov 9, 2013

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