Wild Florida Photo - unidentified Cercopidae unknown

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unidentified Cercopidae unknown

SPITTLEBUG

Florida native

 

The yellow spittlebug nymph & ball of spittle was next to a campsite at Silver River State Park. Found in a disturbed area near sandhill habitat.
The darker insect was seen in the Willamette National Forest of Oregon near Detroit Lake. It is possibly in the Aphrophora genus, which does not occur in Florida, but is found in much of the continental United States and Canada.

 
unidentified Cercopidae unknown is a member of the Cercopidae - Spittlebugs & Froghoppers family.
 


















For more information on this species, visit the following link:
Bugguide.net info page for this family

Date record last modified:
Nov 01, 2018