CLOSED: Shiny gold eggs on underside of clematis leaf???

Tipp City, OH(Zone 5b)

The picture does not show how metallic these little eggs look - any ideas on what they are?

Thumbnail by kljflower
Sinks Grove, WV

These appear to be bug (Hemiptera/Heteroptera) eggs; possibly in the family Coreidae (leaf-footed bugs) - see for an example.

Tipp City, OH(Zone 5b)

Well, I sure don't need to protect them then.... I hate squash bugs! They are very destructive!

Thanks so much!!!!!

This message was edited Jun 25, 2009 5:59 PM

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