Image Number: 0014287

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Descriptor:
Biological Control
Description:
parasitized by the fungus Cordyceps, order Clavicipitales
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Sordariomycetes
Subclass: Hypocreomycetidae
Order: Hypocreales
Family: Clavicipitaceae
Genus: Cordyceps
Subject: Cordyceps spp. (Fr.) Link

Host

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: N/A
Subject: ants, bees, sawflies, wasps, and allies
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, January 9, 2002
Image last updated:
Wednesday, September 5, 2007