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18th Avenue Northeast, University District, Seattle, King, Washington, 98105, United States of America (Google, OSM)
47.6664088, -122.3083074
Accuracy: 573m
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Description

There appear to be many aphid-esque colonies on many of the Hedera Helix's new, light green and waxy leaves. The third image is an attempt to capture a photo of the aphid-esque creatures. They are light yellow in color and appear to be living in bubble nests. Any ideas?

May. 01, 2012 02:26:27 -1000
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Milkweed Aphid - Photo (c) Eran Finkle, some rights reserved (CC BY)
ablevins's ID: Milkweed Aphid (Aphis nerii)
Posted by ablevins over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Spittle Bugs - Photo (c) CameliaTWU, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
garychang's ID: Spittle Bugs (Family Cercopidae)
Posted by garychang 2 months ago (Flag)
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Milkweed Aphid - Photo (c) Eran Finkle, some rights reserved (CC BY)
ablevins's ID: Milkweed Aphid (Aphis nerii)
True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies - Photo (c) Maximilian Paradiz, some rights reserved (CC BY)
Community ID: True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies (Order Hemiptera)
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Spittle Bugs - Photo (c) CameliaTWU, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
garychang's ID: Spittle Bugs (Family Cercopidae)
ablevins would like some help identifying this

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Community-supported ID? Yes
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Photos or sounds? Yes
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