Spittlebug
Nymph hiding
Ellura
Spittlebug
Nymph - "Dribbles"
 
    
Spittlebug (Bathyllus albicinctus)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: True Bugs (Hemiptera)
Family: Spittlebug (Cercopidae)
Species: Spittlebug (Bathyllus albicinctus)
This Photo:     Nymph exposed

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee), and elsewhere
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 a South Australian Native Species, not listed in the Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.