Cercopicesa tasmaniae

1 Leafhopper at Paddys River, ACT

Cercopicesa tasmaniae at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Dec 2022
Cercopicesa tasmaniae at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Dec 2022
Cercopicesa tasmaniae at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Dec 2022
Cercopicesa tasmaniae at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Dec 2022
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Identification history

Cercopicesa tasmaniae 31 Jan 2023 MichaelMulvaney
Cercopicesa tasmaniae 31 Jan 2023 KimberiRP
Unidentified 24 Jan 2023 Tapirlord

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User's notes

Swarming on the track up to John’s peak

2 comments

   25 Jan 2023
Looks like Darth Vader of the insect world!
AlisonMilton wrote:
   25 Jan 2023
Thinking it may be a tube spittlebug but don't see any photos of them without the green head?

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Location information

Sighting information

  • 300 Abundance
  • 21 Dec 2022 01:01 PM Recorded on
  • Tapirlord Recorded by

Additional information

  • Less than 5mm Animal size

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