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Sow Thistle Aphid2 - Hyperomyzus lactucae

Sow Thistle Aphid2 - Hyperomyzus lactucae
Dana Beach, Orange County, California, USA
November 18, 2017
Size: 2.9mm
On sow thistle, on the same plant as:
https://bugguide.net/node/view/1470439

A duplicate submission of:
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/8885257

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Moved from Aphids.

Hyperomyzus
Big dorsal patch, distinctly swollen siphunculi, and numerous sensoria scattered all over the antennae all point to Hyperomyzus. Hyperomyzus lactucae is a common one that is found on sow thistle.

http://influentialpoints.com/Gallery/Hyperomyzus_lactucae_Blackcurrant-sowthistle_aphid.htm

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