Image Number: 1293007

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Descriptor:
Damage
Description:
Widespread damage on Live Oak due to scale infestation in Savannah (2004).
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: Coccoidea
Family: Kermesidae
Genus: Kermes
Subject: Kermes spp. Boitard, 1828

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Hamamelidae
Order: Fagales
Family: Fagaceae
Genus: Quercus
Subject: Quercus virginiana P. Mill.
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, September 9, 2004
Image last updated:
Wednesday, November 24, 2010