This is one of several nymphs the size of a small fruit fly, which emerged from a flat waxy mass. The waxy hairs on the tail are held as if they were antennae. The insect walks backwards and if it encounters an obstacle it quickly jumps forward escaping any potential threat. Species unknown to me.
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|Captured:||Feb 22, 2011|
|Uploaded:||Nov 16, 2012 (UTC)|
|Focal length:||100 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/180 sec|
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