Sycamore Lace Bug (Corythucha ciliata)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Sycamore Lace Bug (Corythucha ciliata)

New to my buggy life list. This native, miniscule true bug feeds on leaves.

larval host: sycamore


Shown on Florida Native Plant: AMERICAN SYCAMORE; AMERICAN PLANETREE (Platanus occidentalis)


photos of nymphs:


Sycamore Lace Bug nymphs are about the size of a pinhead


closeup of a single sycamore lace bug nymph


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