What bug is this ??


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Old 06-09-21, 01:34 PM
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What bug is this ??

What bug is this its very tiny I had to use 10x zoom on my camera to see it



 
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I don't know what it is. Don't believed it's a tick. How many legs does it have, can you tell?
 
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Can ticks be that small I could barely see the thing moving without zooming in with my phone .

Looks to have 8 six on the sides and 2 that are like antennas at the front


 
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Old 06-09-21, 03:40 PM
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They probably are antenna, not legs.

My guess is that it is a Larger Elm Leaf Beetle (Monocesta coryli).
 
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FYI this bug is microscopic. Smaller then a spec of pepper
 
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With such a small insect and fuzzy picture you are probably the best one to identify it. There are insect identification websites that might help. I have a small ($10) 60-120x pocket microscope that is great for looking at little critters like that.
 
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If they are that small then its probably a newly hatched spider of some type, and those are 8 legs.
 
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Deer ticks are that small, but this isn't a tick. Ticks have 8 legs except the larval stage when they have 6. That distinction has fooled people. I believe it is a tiny beetle of some sort, but I can't ID it any better. Not a bedbug, flea, roach, termite or anything I'd be concerned about.
 
 

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