Image Number: 2167068

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Infestation
Description:
Spittlebug infestation on red spruce, Balsam Gap, Blue Ridge parkway, NC
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
Balsam Gap, Blue Ridge Parkway, North Carolina, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Auchenorrhyncha
Superfamily: Cicadoidea
Family: Cercopidae
Subject: spittlebugs or froghoppers

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Coniferophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Picea
Subject: Picea rubens Sarg.
Node Affiliation:
Image uploaded:
Tuesday, August 1, 2006
Image last updated:
Tuesday, April 17, 2007