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Monophlebidae sp. (family) (TBC)

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Unidentified at Suppressed - 24 Jan 2019
Unidentified at Suppressed - 24 Jan 2019
Unidentified at Suppressed - 24 Jan 2019

Identification history

Scale insect & mealybug (Hemiptera, Coccoidea) Monophlebidae sp. (family) 16 Mar 2019 michaelb
Scale insect & mealybug (Hemiptera, Coccoidea) Monophlebulus sp. (genus) 25 Jan 2019 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 25 Jan 2019 Christine

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Author's notes

Found just inside the Coconut Ant's nest, under the "sawdust" covering.

2 comments

Mike wrote:
   25 Jan 2019
It looks like a mealybug. I saw ants trapping a giant snowball mealybug by building around and over it.
michaelb wrote:
   16 Mar 2019
This one doesn't look like Pseudococcidae sp. (family). How about Monophlebidae sp. (family)

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