Insect Rivals of the Rainbow, Plate VIII

Insect Rivals of the Rainbow, Plate VIII from National Geographic magazine circa July 1929. This plate features cicadas, plant & frog hoppers.

Plate VIII - Insect Rivals of the Rainbow
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Featured on the plate:
#4 Fulgora maculata Olivier, 1791
#5 Chinese Candle Fly, Fulgora candelaria (Linné, 1758)
#6 Panama Lantern-fly, Phrictus tripunctata Wisherd & Murayama, 1929
#8 Duck Billed Lantern-fly, Fulgora samarana Baker 1925

Insect Rivals of the Rainbow, Plate VII

I have this one on the wall of my office. Insect Rivals of the Rainbow, Plate VII from National Geographic magazine circa July 1929. This plate features cicadas, plant & frog hoppers.

Plate VII - Insect Rivals of the Rainbow

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Featured on the plate:

#2 Indian Lantern Fly, Saiva cardinalis (Butler, 1874).
#3 Asiatic Lantern Fly, aka Spotted Lanternfly, Lycorma delicatula (White, 1845)
#5 Mexican Lantern Fly, Enchophora stillifera (Stål, 1862)
#7 Philippine Lantern Fly, Aphana astraea Stål, 1864
#8 Philippine Frog-hopper, Gynopygoplax theora (White, 1845)
#10 Brazilian Frog-hopper, Tomaspis furcata (Germar, 1821)

Fulgora laternaria Illustration

Another fine public domain illustration of the Fulgora laternaria (Linnaeus, 1758) aka Peanut Head Bug.

Image from page 833 of "A System of natural history : containing scientifci [sic] and popular descriptions of man, quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles and insects" (1834)

Image from page 833 of “A System of natural history : containing scientifci [sic] and popular descriptions of man, quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles and insects” (1834).