True Facts: Leafhoppers and Friends

  • Published on Nov 5, 2019
    Dr. Andreas Kay
    Dr.Kay has captured intimate portraits of many wonderful animals. All of his photos and footage are worth a look
    TinyCreature Hub:
    I love this channel from Singapore. Lots of great videos from an enthusiast!
    Malcolm Burrows ScD, FRS
    Dr. Burrows led the fantastic research pertaining to the jumping mechanism of the planthopper nymph
    Gernot Kunz:
    Animals of Costa Rica App:
    Gernot provided most of the photos and has an incredible collection of animal shots in his app. Check it out!
    Thierry Bourgoin:
    the FLOW database
    A very deep database of this vast collection of species.
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Comments • 4 612

  • MM W
    MM W 10 hours ago

    David is truly a natural artist. Thank you all for these great videos. Nature is so beautifully revealed through your brilliant minds. Thank you very much indeed.

  • Rita Todd
    Rita Todd 18 hours ago

    OMG people lighten up, nature is absolutely marvelous.

  • Norberto babiera III

    thank god youtube recommened you to me

    ICEBRG_COMMANDER 2 days ago

    And then there’s Mildred.. she’s her own damn sign of the zodiac.

  • Spookshow
    Spookshow 2 days ago

    These bugs and Lumpsucker fish are my favs.

  • Carter -9
    Carter -9 2 days ago

    I’ve killed so many of them

  • Takane Takedachi
    Takane Takedachi 3 days ago

    2:44 is almost looks like a Reaper from Mass Effect 3.

  • reyasem
    reyasem 3 days ago

    Man, seriously, those adult leafhoppers are really cool. I want to catch them and make em fight one another

  • FireBorn6703
    FireBorn6703 3 days ago +1

    "This on is dressed up on like Maleficent, dress up as an even mor bad@$$ version of Naleficent"
    He's not wrong. Dang mother nature nice style choice 😂

  • My My
    My My 4 days ago

    Bebe, is that a nod to Moira Rose 😂

  • TheLegend27 Gaming
    TheLegend27 Gaming 4 days ago

    Hahaha hung over nurse on a blood drive day I’m dead bro 😂😂😂😂

  • Clawd Vahlen
    Clawd Vahlen 4 days ago

    Mildred looks like a fucking candy.....with eyes.

  • YeshuAss
    YeshuAss 4 days ago


  • Ryan Coyle
    Ryan Coyle 4 days ago

    How does this get 500+ downvotes?

  • D Dodoib
    D Dodoib 5 days ago


  • Tamara Ericsson
    Tamara Ericsson 5 days ago

    Split second clip of 2 leaf hoppers getting busy...
    "Oh, carry on"

  • Dakota Taylor
    Dakota Taylor 5 days ago

    true facts vids are the best!

  • GloomGaiGar
    GloomGaiGar 5 days ago +1

    Not gonna lie, I was truly impressed by the gears in their joints.

  • NOOKEY69 Hard!!
    NOOKEY69 Hard!! 5 days ago

    Zefrank 1 makes learning fun!!

  • kurt tolledo
    kurt tolledo 5 days ago

    literally impossible to identify these guys

  • Willam Munny
    Willam Munny 5 days ago

    “Honey Deuw..”

  • Lee Sapphire
    Lee Sapphire 5 days ago

    It’s kind of sad that I am learning more from these videos than from my biology class😂

  • Алексей свободный блогер


    CRUSTYDOGTAINT 6 days ago

    If you slow the video to 0.25x speed at 1:40, you can see him disappear in slow motion

  • sun flower
    sun flower 6 days ago +1

    Insects look like a good fashion inspiration.

  • glenda peterson
    glenda peterson 6 days ago

    pretty but where are they so i can avoid?

  • Kacchan Bakugo
    Kacchan Bakugo 6 days ago

    *_hes so nice_*

  • Jeffrey Stanley
    Jeffrey Stanley 7 days ago

    Science is a long slow passive aggressiveness argument.

  • everyday learning
    everyday learning 7 days ago


  • Karina J's
    Karina J's 7 days ago

    What did we Sagittarians ever do to you, we change our underwear twice a day.. ಥ╭╮ಥ we didn't drink oj right from the bottle too, we didn't even drink oj. We drink tears of our enemies, right from their eyes.

  • CyPha SaRin
    CyPha SaRin 7 days ago

    This one wasn't so funny, just amazing, really enjoyed learning about those little guys, never knew they existed.

  • loulouille
    loulouille 8 days ago

    anybody noticed how wild the two ants got at 2:01 ?

  • Eclipse the fox Who loves to ship

    I like how he says baby

  • Clarissa Stewart
    Clarissa Stewart 8 days ago +1

    “Mildreds her own damn zodiac sign”
    💀😂 I need Mildred’s confidence

  • Marissa Bones
    Marissa Bones 8 days ago

    This is just amazing/adorable.

  • The Imperium of Man
    The Imperium of Man 8 days ago

    This is the kind of video that should be played in Biology class. We would actually listen that way.

  • TK W
    TK W 8 days ago

    Sugary residuuuuur.

  • Yes Plus No
    Yes Plus No 8 days ago

    I’m gonna become a teacher to teach like this

  • Bishop Ward
    Bishop Ward 9 days ago +1

    When he said "others are more of the drink right out of the OJ container and wear yesterday's underwear" I was saying "please don't say Sagittarius, please don't say Sagittarius, please don't say....dammit! he said Sagittarius..."

  • Roobidoobie
    Roobidoobie 9 days ago

    Mildred looks like a popcorn! 🤗

  • darklander47
    darklander47 9 days ago


  • David Lee Tibble
    David Lee Tibble 9 days ago

    Pretty creatures!

  • Draxion
    Draxion 9 days ago

    Didnt know ants are asseaters but damn. I learned something new.

  • Rachel Rembecki
    Rachel Rembecki 9 days ago

    Off topic but the very first bug they show?
    Reminds me of the enemy in Woodfall in Majoras Mask. The one that charges at you.

  • Mary Joy Taneo
    Mary Joy Taneo 10 days ago

    Are they actually stretching their legs before jumping? 😍

  • Jess Ragan
    Jess Ragan 10 days ago

    540 viewers are butt-munching ants.

  • Mark Inglese
    Mark Inglese 10 days ago +1

    New subscriber!

    JAY KRISSY 10 days ago

    Business up front in the ...Butt😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

  • Robloxuser1337
    Robloxuser1337 10 days ago

    That bug in the thumbnail looks like it got dreads

  • ice bear
    ice bear 10 days ago

    mildred is clearly an aquarius

  • Dominick Donaldson
    Dominick Donaldson 10 days ago

    I legit cried real tears watching this 😭😂😂🤣🤣🤣

  • Lindsey Millsaps
    Lindsey Millsaps 10 days ago +4

    Next time someone asks me what my sign is I’m replying with “Mildred”

  • Alex Gibson
    Alex Gibson 10 days ago

    The adult treehoppers look like pokemon

  • ChAnKhUn YuN
    ChAnKhUn YuN 10 days ago

    I love when he says “Bebes” 🤣🤣

  • Babylon Edith
    Babylon Edith 10 days ago


    If I see one in my house I’m gonna freak out

  • Lena Monroe
    Lena Monroe 11 days ago


  • Stephanie French
    Stephanie French 11 days ago

    Please, please, please do a True Facts about Australian Peacock Spiders!

  • I can't change my pfp help

    Her: come over
    Me: can't, stuck on a leaf
    Her: my parents aren't home
    Me: 1:40

  • matt kluge
    matt kluge 11 days ago

    3:21 i like that korn t shirt my dude

  • Always28
    Always28 11 days ago

    thanks for this!