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fungus-ridden hopper - Philaenus spumarius

fungus-ridden hopper - Philaenus spumarius
Elkton, Douglas County, Oregon, USA
July 10, 2010
Not sure if it's a spittle bug or hopper. Either way it's dead, and I believe it's growing fungus.

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fungus-ridden hopper - Philaenus spumarius fungus-ridden hopper - Philaenus spumarius

Moved
Moved from Frass.
This is our only example of a spittlebug in the gallery of fungus victims.

Frassed
Moved from Cicadoidea.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

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