What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination

Subject:  Little white bug
Geographic location of the bug:  Cartago, Costa Rica
Date: 01/15/2019
Time: 11:27 AM EDT
Your letter to the bugman:  Its a little white spiky bug, with only 3mm long.  I found it under my tree palm at the front garden.
How you want your letter signed:  jotace photo

Mealybug

Dear jotace photo,
This sure looks to us like a Mealybug or some other plant-parasitic Hemipteran in the suborder Sternorrhyncha, and here is a BugGuide image that is quite similar.

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
Location: Cartago, Costa Rica

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