Larvae produce foam: meadow spittlebug
The larvae of meadow spittlebugs produce their protective foam casings by exhaling air into a viscid fluid.
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Organism/taxonomy data provided by:
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: 2008 Annual Checklist
Application Ideas: Foam packaging.
Industrial Sector(s) interested in this strategy: Manufacturing, packaging