Image Number: 5174020

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Descriptor:
Adult(s)
Description:
biological control agent for Salvinia minima and Salvinia molesta
Image type:
Field
Image view:
Dorsal / Abaxial / Back

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Image location:
Louisiana, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Cucujiformia
Superfamily: Curculionoidea
Family: Curculionidae
Subfamily: Erirhininae
Tribe: Erirhinini
Genus: Cyrtobagous
Subject: Cyrtobagous salviniae Calder & Sands, 1985

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Pteridophyta
Class: Filicopsida
Order: Hydropteridales
Family: Salviniaceae
Genus: Salvinia
Subject: Salvinia minima Baker
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, March 7, 2007
Image last updated:
Friday, April 9, 2010