Calling all writers, especially those who wax poetic! If you have a way with words, here's your chance to put pen to paper and try your hand at writing an award-winning piece for us. Find all the details on our contest page.

Can anyone identify this insect?

0150, South Africa

Small, 1-2mm insect, very immobile

Thumbnail by Agrijoe
Prairieville, LA(Zone 9a)

I wonder if that might be a scale insect? They are in the super family Coccoidea

Minot, ND

It is indeed a scale insect, likely in the genus Ceroplastes -

Prairieville, LA(Zone 9a)

Yea! I'm in the right church....grin

Post a Reply to this Thread

Please or sign up to post.