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Subfamily Eriosomatinae - Woolly Aphids and Gall-making Aphids


gall - Tetraneura Slippery Elm gall - Kaltenbachiella ulmifusa Aphid IMG_8635 - Eriosoma Aphid - Tetraneura Kaltenbachiella? On Ulmus rubra - Tetraneura nigriabdominalis Tetraneura nigriabdominalis aphid - Eriosoma Gall - Kaltenbachiella ulmifusa

Sumac Gall Aphid - Melaphis rhois Sumac galls - Melaphis rhois I found these cocoons on the underside of staghorn sumac leaves in early August - Melaphis rhois Melaphis rhois - Sumac Gall Aphid - Melaphis rhois Sumac Gall Aphid  - Melaphis rhois Melaphis asafitchi - female Eriosomatinae, nymphs - Melaphis rhois Eriosomatinae, cut open another gall - Melaphis rhois

woolly alder aphid - Prociphilus tessellatus Beech Blight Aphid [supplemental image showing large colony on nearby tree, close-up view] - Grylloprociphilus imbricator Nymphs or Prociphilus? - Prociphilus Aphid aphid gall - Pachypappa sacculi Lachninae? - Neoprociphilus aceris small hexapod - Grylloprociphilus imbricator Pemphigus populitransversus for Nevada - Pemphigus populitransversus