Newly hatched flatid hopper nymphs. Woodgate, Qld.
Wasp Hopper Parasite
Newborn planthoppers with a wasp parasite hatched from the same eggs. Woodgate, Qld.
Early Instar Hopper
Planthopper nymph near exuvia on a leaf. Woodgate, Qld.
Flatid planthopper nymph carries a small hitch hiker under it's wing. Woodgate, Qld.
The life history of every instar of this hopper (plus a few tiny absentees). Woodgate, Qld.
Planthopper nymph on the flower stem of an Hibiscus shrub. Kyogle, NSW.
A hopper nymph on a gum leaf. Kenmore, Qld.
Leafhopper lays eggs in a nest of waxy fuzz. Woodgate, Qld.
Leafhopper nymph looks cranky. Woodgate, Qld.
Black Spotted Planthopper
Portrait of a Rhotanini planthopper. Mt Glorious, Qld.
This rather rotund planthopper reminds me of an elephant. Tarragindi, Qld.
Green-heads Tend Leafhoppers
A crew of Rhytidoponera green-head ants harass leafhopper nymphs for honeydew. Mitchell, Qld.
Leafhopper nymph feeds on the young leaves of a bottlebrush tree. Mitchell, Qld.
Portrait of a yellow and blue leafhopper (Ishidaella sp.). Kyogle, NSW.
Planthopper nymph on bark. Cania Gorge, Qld.
Derbid planthopper has spectacular face ornaments. Cape Tribulation, Qld.