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Adelges tsugae

Submitted by webmaster on Mon, 04/07/2014 - 10:57

Status:

Type: 
Insect
Species (Common): 
Hemlock Woolly Adelgid
LHPRISM Notes: 

Adelges tsugae: Hemlock Woolly Adelgid

 

Species Identification:

  • Species type: insect
  • Size: 0.74mm
  • Color: reddish-purple inset that covers itself with a white, waxy secretion

*Hemlock Woolly Adelgid can most easily be spotted on hemlock trees as a white, cottony lining along the base of the hemlock needles

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