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Amphipsalta - Photo (c) Sid Mosdell, some rights reserved (CC BY)
mike68lusk's ID: Genus Amphipsalta, a member of Typical Cicadas (Family Cicadidae)
Posted by mike68lusk 3 months ago (Flag)
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Chorus Cicada - Photo (c) Tony Wills, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
kiwifergus's ID: Chorus Cicada (Amphipsalta zelandica)
Posted by kiwifergus 3 months ago (Flag)
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Thanks Mark. How do you make the specific ID?

Posted by mike68lusk 3 months ago (Flag)
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Chorus Cicada - Photo (c) Tony Wills, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
mike68lusk's ID: Chorus Cicada (Amphipsalta zelandica)
Posted by mike68lusk 3 months ago (Flag)
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I just tried to use the Landcare Research key to Amphisalta but it's timing out.

Posted by jon_sullivan 3 months ago (Flag)
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apparently the turquoise patches at the bases of the wing are only on these. If that's not the case, I could do with correcting!

Posted by kiwifergus 3 months ago (Flag)
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Thanks both. I have to admit I hadn't noticed the turquoise patches. It's a very pretty creature

Posted by mike68lusk 3 months ago (Flag)
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Chorus Cicada - Photo (c) Tony Wills, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
mike68lusk's ID: Chorus Cicada (Amphipsalta zelandica)
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Chorus Cicada - Photo (c) Tony Wills, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
Community ID: Chorus Cicada (Amphipsalta zelandica)
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