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Scale insects

Observed: 6th May 2011 By: Thomas J. Richardson
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
Thomas J. Richardson’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

I didn't even see the spider when taking the photo but it's on the right hand side. Can anyone ID it?

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Thomas J. Richardson's picture

Tree is Tilia sp.

The tree is a Lime (Tilia sp.)

Zilotta's picture

I think the "eggs" look like

I think the "eggs" look like scale insects.

rimo's picture

The scales are Pulvinaria

The scales are Pulvinaria regalis - not sure of the spider though!

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