Family Clastopteridae (Tube Spittlebugs)

 Chaetophyes.  Chaetophyes  Clasteroptidae Machaerotinae Chaetophyes  Clasteroptidae Machaerotinae Chaetophyes   


Pending ID – Clastopteridae
#1 Early June 2023
Knocklofty Reserve nipaluna /Hobart
Photo KE

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Fletcher, M. J. (2009 and updates). Identification keys and checklists for the leafhoppers, planthoppers and their relatives occurring in Australia and neighbouring areas (Hemiptera: Auchenorrhyncha). Available at: Last accessed 9 May 2012.

Marshall, A. T. 1965. Spittle-production and tube-building by cercopoid nymphs (Homoptera). 3. The cytology and function of the fibril zone of the Malpighian tubules of tube-building nymphs. Quarterly Journal of Microscopical Science 106: 37-44.