Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
I have no idea where to even start...

I have no idea where to even start...
Columbia, Boone County, Missouri, USA
July 23, 2008
Size: miniscule- <1/8 inch
One of the weirdest things I've ever seen. Couldn't get a good shot on account of its size. When it flew it reminded me of a maple seed helicopter... kinda just went straight up really slowly.


Moved from Woolly Aphids.

Wooly Aphid
This is a wooley aphid. The furry stuff is actually wax its body makes.

huh... weird...
Didn't realize they could fly well...