Image Number: 1599567

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Egg(s)
Description:
Tobacco hormworm egg on tobacco leaf, just before hatching. Manduca sexta.
Image type:
Field
Image view:
Dorsal / Abaxial / Back

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Image location:
Tift County, Georgia, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Bombycoidea
Family: Sphingidae
Subfamily: Sphinginae
Tribe: Sphingini
Genus: Manduca
Subject: Manduca sexta (Linnaeus)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Solanales
Family: Solanaceae
Genus: Nicotiana
Subject: Nicotiana tabacum (flue-cured type) L.
Node Affiliation:
Image uploaded:
Monday, October 17, 2011
Image last updated:
Thursday, March 29, 2012