Image Number: 1472045

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Larva(e)
Description:
feeding on domestic plum; 20 Miles South of Vidalia, Toombs County, Georgia, USA; photographed 2 October 1990; pupated and female emerged in lab 25 May 1991
Image type:
Laboratory
Gender:
Female

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Image location:
Georgia, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Zygaenoidea
Family: Megalopygidae
Genus: Megalopyge
Subject: Megalopyge opercularis J.E. Smith

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Prunus
Subject: Prunus spp. L.
Node Affiliation:
Image uploaded:
Tuesday, June 23, 2009
Image last updated:
Monday, May 16, 2011