Speckled Lacehopper
Mallee Lacehopper
Mallee Lacehopper (Ozoliarus sp)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: True Bugs (Hemiptera)
Family: Lacehopper (Hopper: Fulgoroidea, Cixiidae)
Species: Mallee Lacehopper (Ozoliarus sp)
This Photo:     🔍Dorsal🔎

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
~6mm body length. Lacehoppers have very chiselled faces which can be useful for id, so always best to get anterior shots. As well as wing venation, dorsal and alantennae & ocellii location.
Notice here the ocelli below the eye in front of the antenna.
Found one specimen in November.

Copyright © 2018-2022 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 05-Nov-2018
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.