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Old Jun 2, 2009, 7:31 AM   #1
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Default I normally don't like them ...

Ok they don't look great
I don't want them anywhere around plants
I just don't like them.

Unless ... when i take pictures of them

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(3.2:1) - first thought it was a springtail, anyway the best looking of the bunch.


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Cool! Now that is extreme macro! What the heck are those critters?
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Cool! Now that is extreme macro! What the heck are those critters?
Thanks shadokachr,

forgot to mention that they are aphids (plant lice)

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Ok they don't look great
I don't want them anywhere around plants
I just don't like them.
Just think of the other photo ops they could present - ants that tend them for their honeydew or photogenic predators like Ladybird Beetles and other insectivorous insects and small birds. Great shots as usual.
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