Image Number: 0454074

Descriptor:
Damage
Description:
Carnation flower heads damaged by Helicoverpa armigera, showing petals eaten away and entry holes of larvae.
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
United Kingdom

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Noctuoidea
Family: Noctuidae
Subfamily: Heliothinae
Genus: Helicoverpa
Subject: Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Caryophyllidae
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Genus: Dianthus
Subject: Dianthus caryophyllus L.
Node Affiliation:
Image uploaded:
Wednesday, November 10, 2004
Image last updated:
Tuesday, July 26, 2011