Image Number: 5457976

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Descriptor:
Egg(s)
Description:
A single dark egg covered with thin rods of light colored wax which gives the egg a silvery appearance.
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
Cornell Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Sternorrhyncha
Superfamily: Aphidoidea
Family: Aphididae
Subfamily: Mindarinae
Genus: Mindarus
Subject: Mindarus abietinus Koch, 1857

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Coniferophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Abies
Subject: Abies balsamea (L.) P. Mill.
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Image uploaded:
Monday, January 30, 2012
Image last updated:
Thursday, February 2, 2012