Image Number: 5426964

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Descriptor:
Infestation
Description:
Colonies of Nipaecoccus viridis feeding upon Ximenia americana in Boyton Beach, Florida.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
Rosemary Scrub, Boynton Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Sternorrhyncha
Superfamily: Coccoidea
Family: Pseudococcidae
Subfamily: Pseudococcinae
Tribe: Trabutinini
Genus: Nipaecoccus
Subject: Nipaecoccus viridis (Newstead)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Santalales
Family: Olacaceae
Genus: Ximenia
Subject: Ximenia americana L.
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, September 15, 2010
Image last updated:
Friday, December 17, 2010