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Saturday, 6 September 2014

More bugs and butterflies

Images from recent visits.

Any help with ID greatly appreciated, as always. 

Updated with ID of the Leaf Hopper. 


Common Red Soldier Beetle

Common Green Leaf Hopper

Common Red Soldier Beetle


Ric J


Steve Blacksmith said...

??? is a froghopper; sorry don't know the species.

In their early stages they make the "cuckoo spit" on the grass. Yo will find one in each lump of spit. If you extract one and let it dry it will start hopping.

Probably too late for this year.

Ric Jackson said...

Thanks for the info. I'll read up on this species now. Always glad to learn!