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Strange larva clinging to a planthopper - Fulgoraecia exigua

Strange larva clinging to a planthopper - Fulgoraecia exigua
Willow Grove, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
July 14, 2010
Size: ~ 3 mm
I suspect that the abdominal structures serve to hold the wad of cotton

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I bet this is the strange parasitic moth
Especially with what appear to be the prolegs with crochets (which are unique to Lepidoptera). If so, then, according to Bugguide, it's Fulgoraecia exigua.

 
Thanks
I was so puzzled by this one. It sure matches the others in the guide.

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