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I don't know what this is

Observed: 25th April 2011 By: Mazuki
tree bug
Description:

If anyone can tell me what this is that'd be great.
I spotted hundreds of them crawling up my pine tree yesterday. Some of them were feeding on the sap.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Indet. Aphid (Aphididae) interacts

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Subfamily Lachninae:

Extended taxonomy:

Order: .......... Hemiptera
Suborder:....... Sternorrhyncha
Superfamily: .. Aphidoidea
Family .......... Aphididae Latreille, 1802
Subfamily: ..... Lachninae Herrich-Schaeffer, 1854
Tribe: ........... Eulachnini Baker, 1920
Genus: ......... Cinara
Subgenus: .... Cinara