Category: Telonaca alta

Telonaca alta, 22 May 2020

Telonaca alta, the Alta telanoca planthopper (presumably); Volusia county, Florida (22 May 2020). Lateral view of a tiny Telanaca alta. I’m about 80% sure of the identification. Not quite confident yet. Anyhow, I can only imagine how epic this must loo from the even-tinier white insect’s perspective….

Telonaca alta, 22 May 2020

Telonaca alta, the Alta telanoca planthopper (presumably); Volusia county, Florida (22 May 2020). Planthoppers are magnificently strange and bizarre insects. That dorsal ridge always blows my mind.  Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.