Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Locris
Family: Cercopidae (Insecta/Hemiptera)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
sp. 91
NOTES

A small spittle bug which had just emerged from its pupal case inside a ball of spit on a Schoenoxiphium rufum plant. The larvae suck plant juices and live in a ball of bubbles created by blowing air though the faeces.


AUTHORITY
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
Insect (6 legs) 


Colour
Notes: A pink-orange colour but since newly emerged the adult colour could be anything
Colour: Orange
Common Name
Spittle bug
Bug
Habitat
NOTES: Found in the bush
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year



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