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Dror Melamed
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This bug was found on Lolium rigidum in Dor coast (Hof Hacarmel).

Is this a Cicada species?

May 22, 2011 at 12:13 PM Flag Quote & Reply

Dror Melamed
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Dorsal view:

May 22, 2011 at 12:18 PM Flag Quote & Reply

Dror Melamed
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It turnes out to be a planthopper: Hysteropterum Sp. (Hemiptera; Issidae).

Credit goes to Itay Nachshon who identified it. Thanks.

May 26, 2011 at 9:30 AM Flag Quote & Reply

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