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Black aphid

Observed: 19th June 2013 By: thebeeskneesthebeesknees’s reputation in Invertebratesthebeesknees’s reputation in Invertebratesthebeesknees’s reputation in Invertebrates
speedwell insect 1
speedwell insect 2
speedwell insect 3
Description:

Approximately 5-10mm in length. Only discovered it when I was observing a meadow speedwell flower through a usb digital microscope.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Aphididae interacts

Comments

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Looks like a Dyspahis or

Looks like a Dyspahis or Brachycaudus. It's not Aphis sambuci