Image Number: 5007069

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Damage
Description:
July 13, 2005.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
Isle of Palms, Charleston County, South Carolina, 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: Cactoblastis
Subject: Cactoblastis cactorum (Berg)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Caryophyllidae
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Cactaceae
Genus: Opuntia
Subject: Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) P. Mill.
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Image uploaded:
Monday, October 2, 2006
Image last updated:
Friday, February 8, 2008