Pea Aphid mummy, Acyrthosiphon pisum
Davis, California, USA
This unfortunate aphid is being consumed from within by the developing larva of a small parasitic wasp. Within a few days the wasp will emerge, leaving behind the dead shell of its host. Parasitized aphids like this one are referred to as "mummies".
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This image was captured with a Canon EOS D60, with a Canon 65/2.8 MPE 1-5x Macro lens.