Image Number: 0454073

Descriptor:
Damage
Description:
Cankerous tumours on apple shoot caused by colonies of Eriosoma lanigerum.
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Image location:
Italy

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Sternorrhyncha
Superfamily: Aphidoidea
Family: Aphididae
Subfamily: Eriosomatinae
Tribe: Eriosomatini
Genus: Eriosoma
Subject: Eriosoma lanigerum (Hausmann, 1802)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Malus
Subject: Malus pumila P. Mill.
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, November 10, 2004
Image last updated:
Friday, June 3, 2005