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Large fat black aphid - Cinara

Large fat black aphid - Cinara
Puyallup, Pierce County, Washington, USA
July 13, 2008
Size: 5 mm
At first glance I thought this was a tick, then I thought it was a fat aphid, but I guess it must be a true bug nymph?

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Moved
no, it must be an aphid?

 
Yes.
Probably one of the conifer aphids in the genus Cinara.

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