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Unidentified Larvae

Fuzzy white larvae predator of aphids Sting mop nymphs Unknown Lady Beetle Larva Mealybug Destroyer Larva and Aphids? Scymninae larva eating Aphis nerii lady beetle larva (not mealybug) Scales on broom baccharis
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Coccinelloidea
No Taxon (Coccinellid group)
Family Coccinellidae (Lady Beetles)
Subfamily Scymninae
No Taxon Unidentified Larvae
Cryptolaemus montrouzieri - Mealybug Destroyer
Scymnus sp.
Diomus terminatus
See Also
Unidentified Larvae - Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Unidentified Beetle Eggs, Larvae & Pupae - Order Coleoptera - Beetles
Unidentified Eggs, Larvae, and Pupae - Family Coccinellidae - Lady Beetles
Unidentified Larvae - Genus Scymnus

Azya orbigera - Globe-marked Lady Beetle - (Subfamily Coccidulinae)

Females in the Mealybug Family Pseudococcidae look very similar: