Image Number: 5358614

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Descriptor:
Larva(e)
Description:
Larvae of the moth Calophasia lunula, a biological control agent of toadflaxes (Linaria spp.) in North America.
Image type:
Field
Image view:
Dorsal / Abaxial / Back

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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: Noctuoidea
Family: Noctuidae
Subfamily: Cuculliinae
Tribe: Oncocnemidini
Genus: Calophasia
Subject: Calophasia lunula (Hufnagel)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Scrophulariales
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Genus: Linaria
Subject: Linaria vulgaris P. Mill.
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Image uploaded:
Friday, January 18, 2008
Image last updated:
Tuesday, April 15, 2008