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Photo#26548
immature leaf bug? - Macrosiphum euphorbiae

immature leaf bug? - Macrosiphum euphorbiae
hudson valley County, New York, USA
August 1, 2005
Size: speck--less than 1/16 th
very bright red. loads of them on tomato plant.

Moved
Moved from Macrosiphum. We've moved the images of aphids on rose plants back to genus level, because we're not sure how to distinguish Rose and Potato Aphids, but as far as we know the Potato Aphid is the only one that looks like this that is found on nightshades.

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Moved from Potato Aphid.

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Moved from Aphids.

#26548
Probably a red aphid known as the Potato Aphid. It also goes for pome fruits, tomatoes, and just about anything else.

 
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aphids!
of course! how exciting....thanks again.

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