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Unknown insect

Unknown insect
Lafayette, Macon County, Tennessee, USA
May 31, 2011
my son found this by our dog as he was watering her. It was neat looking so I took a photo and would like to know what it is.

Moved from Treehoppers.

Thanks for the comments. my son will be thrilled to know what it is and what it will look like.

Watch for adults
The adults should come soon; they look similar to this:

Moved from ID Request.

It's a young treehopper, probably closely related to this one:


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