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Newly discovered treehopper species named after Lady Gaga
Newly discovered treehopper species named after Lady Gaga

The bugs are known for their bright coloring and individuality in appearance. It sings to each other by vibrating plant stems.

13 March 2020 Current Affairs:A newly discovered species of treehopper was named after the performer Lady Gaga. The insect species has been named as Kaikaia Gaga. It was named by Brendan Morris, a University of Illinois, a Ph.D. entomology student.

Kaikaia Gaga:
Kaikaia Gaga is a part of the family Membracidae. The species is around 40 million years old. K. gaga was found nearly 30 years ago in a tropical forest near the Pacific coast of Nicaragua. The bugs are known for their bright coloring and individuality in appearance. It sings to each other by vibrating plant stems.