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Insect and Spider Identification: SOLVED: This bug is too small for my camera.

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trooperwon
New Paltz, NY
(Zone 5a)

November 15, 2013
8:08 AM

Post #9709513

I found this bug on my new plants. It is too small for my camera lens. It is reddish and just appeared a few days ago.

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Flapdoodle
Minot, ND

November 16, 2013
7:13 AM

Post #9710181

Unfortunately, I cannot see enough detail in your images to be at all confident of an i.d. - could you try borrowing a camera with better macro capabilities? One possibility is aphids, but it is a bit late in the year (especially at your latitude) for these to be a problem. Nevertheless, you might try Googling images of aphids/plant lice to see if anything resembling your critters pops up.

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