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Liosomaphis berberidis

Liosomaphis berberidis
Repentigny, Lanaudière County, Quebec, Canada
November 8, 2010
Host : Berberis thunbergii
The 2 pictures show the same specimen kept in captivity. The nymph became an adult 2 days after the capture.

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Liosomaphis berberidis Liosomaphis berberidis

So, this is what the nymph of a winged one looks like. Nice to see one.

Quite different
Yes, the immature looks quite different from its adult stage. One can see the wing pad on the side of the nymph.