A Lantern bug! or do you say lantern fly?
Sitting on a stone bench in a wooded grove of the apartment complex. not too far from a mosquito light. about 8cm long and very cool.
Location: Makunda Christian Hospital, Karimganj District, Assam
Date: 30th April 2013
Equipment: Nikon D300s with Micro-Nikkor 105mm
Fulgora (=Pyrops) candelaria
a lantern bug, sitting on a host tree (longan)
Lam Tsuen Valley, Tai Po
see also www.flickr.com/photos/hkmoths/1155088446/ for ecological notes on this species
[Flickr Explore top 500 for 10 Feb 2008, top rank of #436, now dropped]
Insecto descansando sobre tronco a medio día. Se aprecia visat lateral.
Can anyone narrow this down to species, please?
Poblicia fuliginosa. Molino Basin, Santa Catalina Mountains, Pima County, Arizona, USA. 18 September 2012.
Poblicia fuliginosa. Molino Basin, Santa Catalina Mountains, Pima County, Arizona, USA. 17 September 2012.