Image Number: 1263007

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Descriptor:
Damage
Description:
Sooty mould on citrus leaves and fruit caused by Aleurocanthus spiniferus.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Sternorrhyncha
Superfamily: Aleyrodoidea
Family: Aleyrodidae
Subfamily: Aleyrodinae
Tribe: Aleurocanthini
Genus: Aleurocanthus
Subject: Aleurocanthus spiniferus (Quaintance, 1903)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Sapindales
Family: Rutaceae
Genus: Citrus
Subject: Citrus spp. L.
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Image uploaded:
Tuesday, June 22, 2004
Image last updated:
Wednesday, August 6, 2008