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


balsam woolly adelgid
Adelges piceae (Ratzeburg, 1844)

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balsam woolly adelgid
Adelges piceae
Infestation
Gerald J. Lenhard
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balsam woolly adelgid
Adelges piceae
Infestation
Robert L. Anderson
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balsam woolly adelgid
Adelges piceae
Damage
David Beckman
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balsam woolly adelgid
Adelges piceae
Adult(s)
Ladd Livingston
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balsam woolly adelgid
Adelges piceae
Damage
David McComb
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balsam woolly adelgid
Adelges piceae
Infestation
Robert L. Anderson
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balsam woolly adelgid
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Egg(s)
Scott Tunnock
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balsam woolly adelgid
Adelges piceae
Damage
Ronald S. Kelley




Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Sternorrhyncha
Superfamily: Aphidoidea
Family: Adelgidae
Subfamily: Adelginae
Tribe: Adelgini
Genus: Adelges

Other System Links

NPDN Pest: IRAZAFA


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References

Common Name Reference: Bosik, J. J. Common Names of Insects and Related Organisms 1997. Lanham, MD: Entomological Society of America (ESA), 1997. 232 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. 4. Rockville (MD): Entomological Information Services. Available at URL: http://www.nearctica.com/nomina/main.htm