Forest Pests of North America
Native and Non-native insects, diseases, and weeds of urban, managed, and natural forests


spruce budworm
Choristoneura fumiferana (Clemens)



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spruce budworm
Choristoneura fumiferana
Adult(s)
USDA Forest Service - Northeastern Area
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spruce budworm
Choristoneura fumiferana
Larva(e)
Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station
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spruce budworm
Choristoneura fumiferana
Damage
Jerald E. Dewey
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spruce budworm
Choristoneura fumiferana
Damage
Joseph OBrien
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spruce budworm
Choristoneura fumiferana
Feature(s)
Joseph OBrien
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spruce budworm
Choristoneura fumiferana
Damage
Jerald E. Dewey


Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Tortricoidea
Family: Tortricidae
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Tribe: Archipini
Genus: Choristoneura

Other System Links

NPDN Pest: ITBUASA



References

Common Name Reference: Furniss, R.L. and Carolin, V.M. 1977. Western forest insects. U.S.D.A. Forest Service. Misc. Publ. 1339, Wash. D.C., 654 pp.
Scientific Name Reference: R.W. Poole and P. Gentili, Nomina Insecta Nearctica. 1996. Nomina insecta nearctica: a checklist of the insects of North America. Vol. 1-4. Rockville (MD): Entomological Information Services. Available at URL: http://www.nearctica.com/nomina/main.htm