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Pests on parade

Like microscopic syphons, red aphids (superfamily Aphidoidea) marched along these flower stems, stopping at regular intervals to suck up sap. I think the unfortunate host here may be a Common beggarticks (Bidens frondosa) of the aster family. Although gruesome in … Continue reading

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