Image Number: 1476032

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Descriptor:
Damage
Description:
Nymphal grasshopper killed by fungal infection
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Zygomycota
Class: Zygomycetes
Subclass: Incertae sedis
Order: Entomophthorales
Family: Entomophthoraceae
Genus: Entomophthora
Subject: Entomophthora grylli (Fresen.) A. Batko

Host

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Orthoptera
Suborder: Caelifera
Infraorder: Acridomorpha
Superfamily: Acridoidea
Family: Acrididae
Subfamily: Melanoplinae
Tribe: Melanoplini
Genus: Melanoplus
Subject: Melanoplus spp. Stal 1873
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Image uploaded:
Friday, August 10, 2007
Image last updated:
Tuesday, August 14, 2007