Image Number: 5365880

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Descriptor:
Infestation
Description:
Larvae of Colorado potato beetle (Leptinotarsa decemlineata) on a potato plant.
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: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Chrysomeloidea
Superfamily: Chrysomeloidea
Family: Chrysomelidae
Subfamily: Chrysomelinae
Tribe: Chrysomelini
Genus: Leptinotarsa
Subject: Leptinotarsa decemlineata (Say, 1824)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Solanales
Family: Solanaceae
Genus: Solanum
Subject: Solanum tuberosum L.
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, February 13, 2008
Image last updated:
Friday, April 18, 2008