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Fiber Optic Planthopper | by Ken-ichi
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Fiber Optic Planthopper

Apparently planthoppers in the family Issidae have these insane tufts emerging from their backsides when they're nymphs. How crazy is that.

 

Update: Andy Hamilton on BugGuide ID'd this as Danepteryx barbarae.

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Taken on February 26, 2010