pyrops sultana - lantern flies

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pyrops sultana - lantern flies

Lantern Bugs, also called Lantern Flies (although they do not produce any light).­ They are part of the Fulgoridae family.­

Those are Pyrops sultana sp.­

For more information about Fulgoridae, read en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Lantern_­fly

Photo taken in Gunung Mulu National Park (Borneo)

close-up
fulgoridae
gunung mulu national park
insect
lantern bug
lantern fly
macro
pyrops sultana
wildlife
August 28, 2011
Marudi, Sarawak, Malaysia
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