Image Number: 5364089

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Adult(s)
Description:
Adult sorghum midge (Contarinia sorghicola).
Image type:
Laboratory
Image view:
Lateral / Side

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Diptera
Suborder: Nematocera
Infraorder: Bibionomorpha
Family: Cecidomyiidae
Subfamily: Cecidomyiinae
Tribe: Cecidomyiini
Genus: Contarinia
Subject: Contarinia sorghicola (Coquillett. 1899)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Commelinidae
Order: Cyperales
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Sorghum
Subject: Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, February 7, 2008
Image last updated:
Monday, April 21, 2008