Image Number: 5015063

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Larva(e)
Description:
Cohort of cactus moth larvae, Cactoblastis cactorum. Notice different instars within cohort.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
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)
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, October 4, 2006
Image last updated:
Wednesday, October 11, 2006