Fulgorid Planthopper from South Sudan

Subject: Sudan Africa bug
Location: South Sudan
May 16, 2016 9:47 am
Hi bugman –
We are trying to identify this bug. It was found last week in Werkok Sudan. Werkok is in South Sudan close to Bor. It is approximately 1.5″ long.
Signature: PCC

Fulgorid Planthopper
Fulgorid Planthopper

Dear PCC,
This is a Planthopper in the family Fulgoridae, sometimes called Lanternflies.  Your individual looks similar to this individual from Malawi posted to Beetles of Africa.

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