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Photo#460501
Fluffy insect

Fluffy insect
Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
September 30, 2010
Size: About 4 mm
For the last two days dozens, if not hundreds, of these insects have been flying erraticaly about. They seldom land. All I could see was a slightly fluffy insect that appeared to be a slightly bluish tinted white. On a tree stump in the area there are several areas of bluish-white fluff. On close examination they seem to have tiny amber globes, like eggs. Closer examination revealed what seem to be tiny segmented insects covered in fluff.

lovely shot.
Moved from ID Request.

aphid
Compare with -- Woolly Aphid - Eriosomatinae.

Image colour
This photo turned out too blue when I uploaded it. The blue is more subtle with the insect appearing almost white.

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