Image Number: 1137047

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Silken webbing from dispersing first instar larvae blankets white fir trees during an outbreak. Plumas County, California.
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Image location:
Plumas County, California, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Noctuoidea
Family: Lymantriidae
Subfamily: Orgyiinae
Tribe: Orgyiini
Genus: Orgyia
Subject: Orgyia pseudotsugata (McDunnough)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Coniferophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Abies
Subject: Abies concolor (Gord. & Glend.) Lindl. ex Hildebr.
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Image uploaded:
Monday, July 22, 2002
Image last updated:
Sunday, December 21, 2003