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Bugs - Good or Bad?

Posted by Avocado101 9A Southern Californ (My Page) on
Sat, Jun 29, 13 at 15:01


Can someone identify what these bugs are please? Looks like some huge aphids, or some baby stink bugs...??? They are on my black plum tomato plants.

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RE: Bugs - Good or Bad?

They look like young blister beetles to me - which would be bad guys - but there are hundreds of small black beetles around. Can you enlarge/zoom on the pic so we can see the bugs up closer?


RE: Bugs - Good or Bad?

Here you go. It's bit fuzzy.

RE: Bugs - Good or Bad?

Baby stinkbugs. Flick into soapy water.

RE: Bugs - Good or Bad?

Agree. The shoulder shape and the white spots are the give away. Bad guys.


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