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Tsuga canadensis

Tsuga canadensis (L.) Carrière

Eastern Hemlock

Pinaceae (Pine Family)


Tsuga canadensis (Eastern hemlock) #61341

Image Information

Photographer: Cressler, Alan
County: Carter
State: TN
Location Notes: Cherokee National Forest. Pond Mountain Wilderness. Laurel Fork Gorge.
Accession date: 2018-07-20
Filename: A_C_IMG5966.JPG
Slide Index: 2565824413_4386299248_o.jpg
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Landscape
Shot: Close-up of a stem bearing leaves and infested with Adelges tsugae. Photographer's note: "This is the introduced hemlock woolly adelgid. It kills eastern hemlocks from small seedlings to old growth trees. Hundreds of thousands of eastern hemlock trees have been killed in southeastern U.S."
Date Taken: 2008-06-06
NPIN Image Id: 61341

Image Verification

This image has been verified.
By: Joseph A. Marcus
Date: 2018-07-11

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