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Heterotrioza chenopodii - Nymph Fifth/last stadium nymph. The &quot;big&quot; one in this image is quite possibly the same individual:<br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/107377/heterotrioza_chenopodii_-_l5_and_l4_on_mm_paper.html" title="Heterotrioza chenopodii - L5 and L4 on mm paper"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/3043/107377_thumb.jpg?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1618444810&Signature=iOPXm9K0iiSC%2F0WIdsyLfIOHofs%3D" width="200" height="114" alt="Heterotrioza chenopodii - L5 and L4 on mm paper Collage of (very mediocre images of) a 5th and 4th stadium nymph on millimeter paper for size.<br />
Better close op of a L5 (possibly same individual) here:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/107290/heterotrioza_chenopodii_-_nymph.html<br />
More info here:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/107378/heterotrioza_chenopodii_-_teneral_imago.html Geotagged,Heterotrioza,Heterotrioza chenopodii,La Palma (Canary Islands),Nymph,Psylloidea,Spain,Triozidae" /></a></figure><br />
More info with this image:<br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/107378/heterotrioza_chenopodii_-_teneral_imago.html" title="Heterotrioza chenopodii - Teneral imago"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/3043/107378_thumb.jpg?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1618444810&Signature=KAPDISLRPHwNIVD0vv6qT7%2Bk%2F5c%3D" width="200" height="114" alt="Heterotrioza chenopodii - Teneral imago During our holiday I had taken a leaf of a plant because there was a leaf mine in it. When I checked a few days later I noticed this adult Psyllid and on closer inspection some tiny nymphs as well. I don&#039;t think these were related to the mine, but still a nice docu.  <br />
Being that the picture below shows the only exuviae is saw on the leaf I&#039;m suggesting that this teneral imago came from that:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/107379/heterotrioza_chenopodii_-_exuviae.html<br />
Close-up of 5th stadium nymph:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/107290/heterotrioza_chenopodii_-_nymph.html<br />
Collage of two horribly bad images of a 5th and 4th stadium nymph on mm paper for size:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/107377/heterotrioza_chenopodii_-_l5_and_l4_on_mm_paper.html Geotagged,Heterotrioza,Heterotrioza chenopodii,La Palma (Canary Islands),Psylloidea,Spain,Teneral,Triozidae" /></a></figure> Geotagged,Heterotrioza,Heterotrioza chenopodii,La Palma (Canary Islands),Nymph,Psylloidea,Spain,Triozidae Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Heterotrioza chenopodii - Nymph

Fifth/last stadium nymph. The "big" one in this image is quite possibly the same individual:

Heterotrioza chenopodii - L5 and L4 on mm paper Collage of (very mediocre images of) a 5th and 4th stadium nymph on millimeter paper for size.<br />
Better close op of a L5 (possibly same individual) here:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/107290/heterotrioza_chenopodii_-_nymph.html<br />
More info here:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/107378/heterotrioza_chenopodii_-_teneral_imago.html Geotagged,Heterotrioza,Heterotrioza chenopodii,La Palma (Canary Islands),Nymph,Psylloidea,Spain,Triozidae

More info with this image:
Heterotrioza chenopodii - Teneral imago During our holiday I had taken a leaf of a plant because there was a leaf mine in it. When I checked a few days later I noticed this adult Psyllid and on closer inspection some tiny nymphs as well. I don't think these were related to the mine, but still a nice docu.  <br />
Being that the picture below shows the only exuviae is saw on the leaf I'm suggesting that this teneral imago came from that:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/107379/heterotrioza_chenopodii_-_exuviae.html<br />
Close-up of 5th stadium nymph:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/107290/heterotrioza_chenopodii_-_nymph.html<br />
Collage of two horribly bad images of a 5th and 4th stadium nymph on mm paper for size:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/107377/heterotrioza_chenopodii_-_l5_and_l4_on_mm_paper.html Geotagged,Heterotrioza,Heterotrioza chenopodii,La Palma (Canary Islands),Psylloidea,Spain,Teneral,Triozidae

    comments (3)

  1. Absolutely amazing arthropod, whatever it is! Posted one month ago
    1. Yes, weird looking nymphs, those Triozidae ...
      Here is a bit more of the same species:
      Heterotrioza chenopodii - Teneral imago During our holiday I had taken a leaf of a plant because there was a leaf mine in it. When I checked a few days later I noticed this adult Psyllid and on closer inspection some tiny nymphs as well. I don't think these were related to the mine, but still a nice docu.  <br />
Being that the picture below shows the only exuviae is saw on the leaf I'm suggesting that this teneral imago came from that:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/107379/heterotrioza_chenopodii_-_exuviae.html<br />
Close-up of 5th stadium nymph:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/107290/heterotrioza_chenopodii_-_nymph.html<br />
Collage of two horribly bad images of a 5th and 4th stadium nymph on mm paper for size:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/107377/heterotrioza_chenopodii_-_l5_and_l4_on_mm_paper.html Geotagged,Heterotrioza,Heterotrioza chenopodii,La Palma (Canary Islands),Psylloidea,Spain,Teneral,Triozidae
      Posted one month ago
  2. Seriously cute! It looks like it has chubby cheeks :D Posted one month ago

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Heterotrioza chenopodii (formerly Trioza chenopodii) is a Psyllid in the family Triozidae originating from the old world but introduced to many other parts.

Similar species: True Bugs
Species identified by Pudding4brains
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By Pudding4brains

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Uploaded Jan 15, 2021. Captured in Ctra. la Costa la Zamora, 4, 38749, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain.