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Fulgorid Planthopper

Calyptoproctus marmoratus

Description:

~1.5 cm long cicada like hopper with a lichen-like pattern and net-like wings.

Habitat:

Very rural area in open area of woods where a house sits.

Notes:

Attracted to moth lights/sheet.

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3 Comments

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 3 years ago

Thanks Mark and Ashley! I was not sure at first if it was a tiny cicada or a giant hopper....turns out it is a giant hopper. :-)

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 3 years ago

Great shots Lisa.

AshleyT
AshleyT 3 years ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

LisaPowers
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LisaPowers

Virginia, USA

Spotted on Jul 25, 2017
Submitted on Aug 9, 2017

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