Image Number: 0660002

Descriptor:
Infestation
Description:
Severe Quadraspidiotus perniciosus infestation of apple branch.
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
Germany

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Sternorrhyncha
Superfamily: Coccoidea
Family: Diaspididae
Subfamily: Aspidiotinae
Tribe: Aspidiotini
Genus: Diaspidiotus
Subject: Diaspidiotus perniciosus (Comstock)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Malus
Subject: Malus pumila P. Mill.
Node Affiliation:
Image uploaded:
Wednesday, November 10, 2004
Image last updated:
Tuesday, August 5, 2008