Image Number: 1260048

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Damage
Description:
Upper part of varying defoliated trees. Left tree: this year's needles are not attacked, total loss of last year's needles. Two central trees: total loss of last year's needles, lower branches of this year's needles are removed. Right tree: total loss of all needles. Sachsen, Germany
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
Germany

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Noctuoidea
Family: Lymantriidae
Subfamily: Orgyiinae
Tribe: Lymantriini
Genus: Lymantria
Subject: Lymantria monacha (Linnaeus)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Coniferophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Pinus
Subject: Pinus sylvestris L.
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Image uploaded:
Monday, June 7, 2004
Image last updated:
Monday, July 18, 2011