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Old 07-26-2010, 08:03 PM
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I believe that the yellow was pollen from the flower (Sago Lilly) that they were on.
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I am not sure what the insects are, but I don't not believe they are Emerald Ash Borers. Based on the Michigan State University Extension website, the description of the Emerald Ash Borer is:

Adults are roughly 3/8 to 5/8 inch long with metallic green wing covers, (also looks like tinted with purple on the edge of the wing cases), and a coppery red or purple abdomen.

http://www.emeraldashborer.info/files/E2944.pdf

The insects in Sasha's photos have a bright yellow color on their back and/or bottom.
Brewmaster, thanks for the link..the insects in Sasha's pic have a different shaped head.
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Makes me want to pack my bags and get out to Idaho, Sasha. Thanks for the post.

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