Image Number: 5389474

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Descriptor:
Larva(e)
Description:
A dry bean leaf infested with larvae of the Mexican bean beetle.
Image type:
Field
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Image location:
Colorado, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Cucujiformia
Superfamily: Cucujoidea
Family: Coccinellidae
Subfamily: Epilachninae
Tribe: Epilachnini
Genus: Epilachna
Subject: Epilachna varivestis Mulsant, 1850

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae (Leguminosae)
Genus: Phaseolus
Subject: Phaseolus vulgaris L.
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Image uploaded:
Monday, February 16, 2009
Image last updated:
Tuesday, June 16, 2009