Image Number: 1150088

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Descriptor:
Infestation
Description:
The larvae feed on sweetgum, tupelo gum, black gum, and various species of oak.
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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Lasiocampoidea
Family: Lasiocampidae
Subfamily: Malacosominae
Tribe: Malacosomini
Genus: Malacosoma
Subject: Malacosoma disstria Hübner
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, August 7, 2002
Image last updated:
Thursday, August 8, 2002