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White bugs/larvae making a web - Ferrisia virgata

White bugs/larvae making a web - Ferrisia virgata
Boynton Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida, USA
September 1, 2010
These white bugs or larvae are creating webs on a strawberry plant in a garden. Any ideas what they may be.

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The short marginal filaments
The short marginal filaments and long hair-like rods of crystaline wax are indicative of Ferrisia virgata (Striped Mealybug). It also has the dorsal stripes that give the species its common name.

 
Thanks......
That gives me a point to start researching.

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