Image Number: 5435750

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Descriptor:
Egg(s)
Description:
eggs laid at base of rosette. Blueish eggs have not hatched yet, white ones have, note frass from larvae boring into root crown.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
Oregon, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Elateriformia
Superfamily: Buprestoidea
Family: Buprestidae
Subfamily: Chrysochroinae
Tribe: Sphenopterini
Genus: Sphenoptera
Subject: Sphenoptera jugoslavica Obenberger, 1926

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Centaurea
Subject: Centaurea diffusa Lam.
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, May 12, 2011
Image last updated:
Friday, May 13, 2011