Friday, April 6, 2012

Froghopper (Aphrophora sp.), Borneo Indonesia


This photo were taken in South Borneo Indonesia. This froghopper is also called spittle bug. It is from the family of Cercopidae under genus of Aphrophora.

Taxonomy:
Phylum : Arthropoda - Arthropods
Class : Insecta - Insects
Order : Hemiptera - True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies
Suborder : Auchenorrhyncha - Free-living Hemipterans
Superfamily : Cicadoidea
Family : Cercopidae - Spittlebugs
Genus : Aphrophora

References:
http://www.britishbugs.org.uk/homoptera/Aphrophoridae/Aphrophora_alni.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aphrophora_alni

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