Eggs are laid in autumn by the adult froghopper
and these hatch the following spring into nymphs which suck the sap.
Inside the patch of white foam is a developing creature called a froghopper
But they looked more relaxed as they took Harvey on one of the younger rides, Froghopper
AADRIENNE SAYS: The froth you've got on your plants is known as "cuckoo spit", and is produced by froghopper
grubs so that they can hide inside it.
The Common Froghopper
, or "spittle-bug" as it is unflatteringly known in the States, secrets its larvae in "cuckoo-spit", and the larvae gain sustenance by drawing sap from the flower stem.
Junior Fiction - Evil Fred, Kylie Begg (Scholastic); Fred the (Quite) Brave Mouse, Murray Ball (Scholastic); Froghopper
& the Paua Poachers, Joy Cowley (HarperCollins); A Handful of Blue, Vince Ford (Scholastic); Henry & the Flea, by Brian Falkner (Mallinson Rendel); Juggling With Mandarins, V.
Researchers at Cambridge University recently discovered that a common garden pest, the froghopper
(Philaenus spumarius), can propel its tiny 6-millimeter body over half meter (2 feet) into the air.
We did try the Dragon rollercoaster, Froghopper
and the Balloon Race which is a roundabout where you get into a mini hot air balloon.
The Park is now open daily from 9am with the Magnificent 7, seven new rides installed during the last year - Sombrero, Super Dragon, the Froghopper
, Flying Jumbos, Mini-Balloons, Raft Ride and Crazy Bus, running alongside star attractions including Shockwave, Europe's only stand-up roller coaster, Splash Canyon, the white water rapids ride, Klondike Old Mine and Children's Corner.
Other terrestrial insects recovered included nymphal froghopper
(Fulgoridae), adult rove beetle (Staphylinidae), adult short-winged mold beetle (Pselaphidae), and adult small carrion beetle (Leptodiridae).
Several species of froghopper
or spittlebugs (Hemiptera: Cercopidae) are general pests of sugarcane and gramineous forage plants in the Neotropical region (Thompson 2004; Carvalho & Webb 2005).
What is the common name for the froth left on plants by the froghopper