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Life Cycle
Carposina niponensis: 1-2) adult, 3) egg, 4) egg-laying site, 5) caterpillar, 6) cocoon of the overwintering caterpillar, 7) cocoon of the summer caterpillar, 8) pupa, 9) damaged apple.
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Copromorphoidea
Family: Carposinidae
Genus: Carposina
Subject: Carposina niponensis Walsingham


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:
Monday, December 17, 2012