Platypleura hilpa

Species: Platypleura hilpa

English Name: Speckled Brown Cicada

Chinese Name: 黃蟪蛄

Family: Cicadidae


This Cicata has tree ocelli (simple eyes) and membranous front wings. Males have sound-producing organs ventrally at base of abdomen. Adults have been observed from June to August.

© 2014 Catarina França

© 2014 Catarina França

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– Easton, E. R. (1993). The insects of Macau. Macau: University of Macau Publications Centre.