Image Number: 5365932

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Description:
A sunflower (Helianthus spp.) stem showing damage caused by  the sunflower stem weevil (Baris strenua) in the field.
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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: Cucujiformia
Superfamily: Curculionoidea
Family: Curculionidae
Subfamily: Baridinae
Tribe: Baridini
Genus: Baris
Subject: Baris strenua (LeConte, 1868)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Helianthus
Subject: Helianthus spp. L.
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, February 13, 2008
Image last updated:
Friday, April 18, 2008