Image Number: 1546127

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Organization:
Descriptor:
Cocoon(s)
Description:
The female lays her eggs on the cocoon and covers them with abdominal hairs.
Image type:
Laboratory
Gender:
Female

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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: Orgyiini
Genus: Orgyia
Subject: Orgyia detrita Guérin-Méneville
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, August 20, 2009
Image last updated:
Friday, April 13, 2012