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Sagebrush Mealybug, Amonostherium lichtensioides, on California Sagebrush  (Artemisia californica) - Amonostherium lichtensioides

Sagebrush Mealybug, Amonostherium lichtensioides, on California Sagebrush (Artemisia californica) - Amonostherium lichtensioides
Upper Newport Bay, Orange County, California, USA
September 17, 2010
Huge infestation on the Artemesia plants along Back Bay Drive

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Sagebrush Mealybug, Amonostherium lichtensioides, on California Sagebrush  (Artemisia californica) - Amonostherium lichtensioides Sagebrush Mealybug, Amonostherium lichtensioides, on California Sagebrush  (Artemisia californica) - Amonostherium lichtensioides - female Sagebrush Mealybug, Amonostherium lichtensioides, on California Sagebrush  (Artemisia californica) - Amonostherium lichtensioides - female Sagebrush Mealybug, Amonostherium lichtensioides, on California Sagebrush  (Artemisia californica) - Amonostherium lichtensioides - female Sagebrush Mealybug, Amonostherium lichtensioides, on California Sagebrush  (Artemisia californica) - Amonostherium lichtensioides - female Sagebrush Mealybug, Amonostherium lichtensioides, on California Sagebrush  (Artemisia californica) - Amonostherium lichtensioides Sagebrush Mealybug, Amonostherium lichtensioides, on California Sagebrush  (Artemisia californica) - Amonostherium lichtensioides

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

 
New genus
Thanks John!

 
Thanks, John
You've made it all very easy, and we now have a new genus at BG.

if ID reliable, pls move to the guide

 
ID
It was identified by Nick Nisson, County Entomologist.

 
Peter: You can request a guide page here...

 
He'll need a page, =v=
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