Spittlebug
Froth
Ellura
Spittlebug
Nymph exposed
 
    
Spittlebug (Bathyllus albicinctus)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Joint Leg (Arthropoda) - Insect (Insecta)
Order: True Bug (Hemiptera)
Family: Spittlebug (Cercopidae)
Species: Spittlebug (Bathyllus albicinctus)
This Photo:     Nymph hiding

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)
We confused this with a Cicada nymph; at least they are related.

Copyright © 2016- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 22-Sep-2016
This species is an Australian Native Species