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Leaf hopper

Observed: 13th June 2011 By: babu1
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Leaf hopper
Leaf hopper 1
Description:

Pale grey with dark grey/brown stripe down back. Metallic grey legs.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

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Philaenus spumarius Forms

A few links

See the diagram here the form above is likely TRI or VIT as its still likely developing pigment but that is tight as you can get to IDing the morphs

http://www.britishinsects.bravehost.com/bugs/philaenus_spumarius.html

http://www.americaninsects.net/h/philaenus-spumarius.html

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Philaenus spumarius forms

Just checked suggested links - the variations are amazing. Thanks for that.

S Tomkins