Adelges tsugae Annand, 1924

Hemlock Woolly Adelgid

CLASSIFICATION

Main Group: Animal

Sublevel 1: Non-chordate Invertebrate

Sublevel 2: Invertebrate with bilateral symmetry

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Phylum: Arthropoda

Class: Insecta

Order: Hemiptera

Family: Adelgidae

Genus: Adelges

Species: Adelges tsugae

STATUS IN NEW ENGLAND

Origin: Introduced

Invasive, Pest, or Pathogen?: Yes

Listing:
USDA Forest Service Pest Alerts
UMass Extension Fact Sheets - Insects & Mites
Pest Tracker

Rarity Designations: None

BIOLOGY/ECOLOGY

Feeding Type: Heterotroph

HABITAT

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