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Leafhopper -  Citrus Flatid Planthopper,Geotagged,Greece,Metcalfa pruinosa,Summer Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

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  1. Metcalfa pruinosa has spread a lot in the region in the last couple of years.
    http://www.cabi.org/isc/datasheet/35054
    http://web.uni-plovdiv.bg/mollov/EB/2011/eb.11110.pdf
    Posted 2 years ago
    1. Fantastic, thank you very much. I did see this species but discounted it. I suppose like most insects, the eye colour changes during the day to aid with low light vision Posted 2 years ago

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''Metcalfa pruinosa'', the citrus flatid planthopper, is a species of insect in the Flatidae family of planthoppers first described by Thomas Say in 1830.

Similar species: True Bugs
Species identified by WildFlower
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Uploaded Aug 20, 2017. Captured Jul 8, 2017 20:35 in Unnamed Road, Kerkira 490 81, Greece.
  • Canon EOS 600D
  • f/8.0
  • 1/166s
  • ISO200
  • 60mm