Santa Clara, Santa Clara County, California, USA April 23, 2008 Size: 1mm or less
Someone brought some pink roses from there garden into our office and as people went to smell them someone noticed some tiny bugs on the peddles. I ran to get my camera and macro lens and took a few pictures. Someone said they were mites, and I thought they looked more like Aphids but wasn't sure.
Contributed by Adam on 7 October, 2008 - 1:44pm Last updated 27 November, 2009 - 10:38am
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