Image Number: 1400131

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Adult(s)
Description:
spittlebugs in spittle mass at base of sweetfern. Ottawa National Forest, Michigan.
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United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hemiptera
Family: Aphrophoridae
Subfamily: Aphrophorinae
Tribe: Aphrophorini
Genus: Aphrophora
Subject: Aphrophora saratogensis (Fitch, 1851)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Hamamelidae
Order: Myricales
Family: Myricaceae
Genus: Comptonia
Subject: Comptonia peregrina (L.) Coult.
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Image uploaded:
Monday, August 29, 2005
Image last updated:
Tuesday, September 27, 2005