Image Number: 1318077

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Control
Description:
Entomologist Geoffrey White temporarily raises a burlap skirt to apply an insecticidal latex caoting that will kill foraging gypsy moth larvae.
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: Noctuoidea
Family: Lymantriidae
Subfamily: Orgyiinae
Tribe: Lymantriini
Genus: Lymantria
Subject: Lymantria dispar (Linnaeus)
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, March 5, 2003
Image last updated:
Monday, December 11, 2006