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Loensia moesta? with mite attached: - Loensia moesta

Loensia moesta? with mite attached: - Loensia moesta
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
June 6, 2009
Size: 5.5 mm
I have found several bark lice with mites attached this weekend. Mr. Belov has tentatively IDed this one and I have no reason to doubt it after checking the guide, but I'll let all the experts weigh in and move it around at will.

Images of this individual: tag all
Loensia moesta? with mite attached: - Loensia moesta Bark louse, Loensia moesta? with mite attached: - Loensia moesta

ID confirmed by Ed Mockford: prob. Loensia moesta
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parasitic wasp egg maybe ?
That looks a lot like a parasitic wasp egg, useless those white lines are legs. Not sure who goes after bark lice, but I've seen very similar looking on tree crickets.

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