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Is this some kind of insect egg case?

Posted by marc5 z5OH (My Page) on
Mon, May 27, 13 at 23:42

Can someone identify this object? It looks like a tiny Chinese hat. I have found several attached to my small seedlings--pawpaw and pecan. Some are empty, some are filled with a clear gel.

Thanks for ideas,

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RE: Is this some kind of insect egg case?

looks like some kind of scale insect.

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