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Passionvine hopper  Australia,Encounter Bay,Geotagged,Passionvine hopper,Scolypopa australis,Summer,eamw planthoppers Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

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  1. Beautiful shot, Ernst! Posted 9 days ago
    1. Thank you Christine. Posted 5 days ago
  2. Very nice closeup! Posted 8 days ago
    1. Thank you Martha. Posted 5 days ago
  3. An amazing creature Posted 6 days ago

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"Scolypopa australis" is a species of planthopper in the insect family Ricaniidae found in Australia. Despite their name, they are found not only on passion vines, but on many different plant species such as the lantana.

Similar species: True Bugs
Species identified by Ernst
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By Ernst

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Uploaded Jan 25, 2023. Captured Jan 25, 2023 11:38 in 66 Franklin Parade, Encounter Bay SA 5211, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 700D
  • f/11.0
  • 1/83s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm