Image Number: 1316088

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Descriptor:
Control
Description:
Melaleuca galls make a snug home where Fergusonina fly offspring and Fergusobia nematodes can develop.
Image type:
Museum

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Diptera
Family: Fergusoninidae
Genus: Fergusonina
Subject: Fergusonina spp. Malloch 1924

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Myrtales
Family: Myrtaceae
Genus: Melaleuca
Subject: Melaleuca spp. L.
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Image uploaded:
Monday, March 3, 2003
Image last updated:
Thursday, December 21, 2006