Image Number: 1318055

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Descriptor:
Control
Description:
The high level of attractiveness of the pear ester could be useful in developing "attract and kill" traps that reduce pesticide use while removing moths from orchards before they reproduce.
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: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Tortricoidea
Family: Tortricidae
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Tribe: Grapholitini
Genus: Cydia
Subject: Cydia pomonella (Linnaeus)
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, March 5, 2003
Image last updated:
Monday, December 11, 2006