Image Number: 1599259

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Descriptor:
Research
Description:
Plastic cages used to rear lesser cornstalk borers at different moisture levels. Droppers on cages were used to add moisture as needed to maintain required soil moisture levels.
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
Coastal Plain Experiment Station, Georgia, 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, January 7, 2013