Image Number: 5495186

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Descriptor:
Infestation
Description:
Giant conifer aphid infestation on blue spruce
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
Olathe, Colorado, 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: Lachninae
Tribe: Eulachnini
Genus: Cinara
Subject: Cinara spp. Curtis 1835

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Coniferophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Picea
Subject: Picea pungens Engelm.
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Image uploaded:
Friday, April 12, 2013
Image last updated:
Monday, April 22, 2013