Image Number: 3948015

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Damage
Description:
Aerial view of cypress hedge around homestead killed by cypress aphid. This type of damage poses a high risk of fire damage.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
Kenya

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Sternorrhyncha
Superfamily: Aphidoidea
Family: Aphididae
Subfamily: Lachninae
Tribe: Eulachnini
Genus: Cinara
Subject: Cinara cupressi (Buckton, 1881)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Coniferophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Cupressaceae
Genus: Cupressus
Subject: Cupressus lusitanica Miller
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Image uploaded:
Monday, January 1, 1990
Image last updated:
Friday, June 7, 2002