Image Number: 1599155

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Damage
Description:
Lesser cornstalk borer feeding damage on peanut pods showing webs hanging from some of the pods. This much damage by this insect occurs only in very dry weather,
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: Pyraloidea
Family: Pyralidae
Subfamily: Phycitinae
Tribe: Phycitini
Genus: Elasmopalpus
Subject: Elasmopalpus lignosellus (Zeller)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae (Leguminosae)
Genus: Arachis
Subject: Arachis hypogaea L.
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Image uploaded:
Monday, October 17, 2011
Image last updated:
Monday, December 5, 2011