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Thursday, August 8, 2013

Treehopper - Membracidae

An unknown treehopper. They are very small, about 1cm.


4 comments:

Firefly said...

Is that a whole bunch of them? Wow

Gaelyn said...

Dang, those are tiny.

SAPhotographs (Joan) said...

They are small Jonker, about 3-4mm in body length. I really struggled to get good pics of them.

SAPhotographs (Joan) said...

Wish they kept still for a minute. The macro lens is so sensative when it comes to these tiny bugs that it keeps on blurring. I must have taken a hundred pics in order to get a couple of good ones. :)