Image Number: 5346009

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Infestation
Description:
Aerial view of heavy defoliation, Bear Creek, South Platte River Basin, CO, August 2007
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
Bear Creek, South Platte River Basin, Colorado, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Noctuoidea
Family: Lymantriidae
Subfamily: Orgyiinae
Tribe: Orgyiini
Genus: Orgyia
Subject: Orgyia pseudotsugata (McDunnough)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Coniferophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Pseudotsuga
Subject: Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirbel) Franco
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Image uploaded:
Monday, November 26, 2007
Image last updated:
Monday, June 9, 2008