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Garden Fleahopper - Microtechnites bractatus - female

Garden Fleahopper - Microtechnites bractatus - Female
Kenner, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, USA
February 14, 2008
Size: 1/8" or less
First record in Louisiana on BugGuide

Halticus sp.
Speedy IDs is what you get for posting during my lunch break:-) Nice shot of a teeny-tiny mirid.

Amazing speed...
Hope you had time to eat :)

Only 3 species in North America (north of Mexico). It would have to be Halticus bractatus. I will try to get a better picture next time...