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Cuckoo Spit The superfamily Cercopoidea is best known for its nymph stage, which produces a cover of frothed-up plant sap resembling spit; the nymphs are therefore commonly known as spittlebugs and their froth as cuckoo spit, frog spit or snake spit.<br />
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Cuckoo Spit

The superfamily Cercopoidea is best known for its nymph stage, which produces a cover of frothed-up plant sap resembling spit; the nymphs are therefore commonly known as spittlebugs and their froth as cuckoo spit, frog spit or snake spit.

Habitat: Rural garden

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  1. Foamy goodness! XD Posted 14 days ago
    1. A pretty good defense, I'm thinking. I wouldn't want to eat something that was inside a big wad of butt foam. Posted 14 days ago, modified 14 days ago

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Uploaded Aug 9, 2019. Captured Jun 4, 2019 09:39 in 91 Main St, Sharon, CT 06069, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/11.0
  • 1/256s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm