Wizard of Changes -- ©cdozo 2004 to 2015 (cdozo) wrote,
Wizard of Changes -- ©cdozo 2004 to 2015
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Bug Of The Week

For the past five days, this photo of a tiny white bug has been the most popular image in my Flickr account. I can't imagine why. It's a cool bug, but it's not a very good photo.

Fluffy White Bug On Windshield (zoomed and sharpened)

I think it may be an Asian Woolly Hackberry Aphid (Shivaphis celti). See bugguide.net/node/view/18904/bgimage. The fact that these critters were on a hackberry leaf when I found them gives credence to the thought that this is what they are.

Tags: flickr, nature, the land
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