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Photo#135392
White Partridge Pea bug - Crypticerya genistae

White Partridge Pea bug - Crypticerya genistae
Hypoluxo, Palm Beach County, Florida, USA
August 4, 2007
Size: about 3/4" long
Icerya genistae - A type of giant scale insect, relatively new to North America and brand new to Palm Beach County.

Reference website: http://www.doacs.state.fl.us/pi/enpp/ento/i.genistae.html

Moved

We don't know the scales
but this seems to be one of them. See here

 
Thanks for the tip! It led me
Thanks for the tip! It led me to other websites, and I think maybe it's the new arrival described here: http://www.doacs.state.fl.us/pi/enpp/ento/i.genistae.html

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