Image Number: 3225013

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Damage
Description:
Boring dust at base of tree resulting from boring of beetle
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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Cucujiformia
Superfamily: Curculionoidea
Family: Curculionidae
Subfamily: Platypodinae
Tribe: Platypodini
Genus: Myoplatypus
Subject: Myoplatypus flavicornis (Fabricius, 1776)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Coniferophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Pinus
Subject: Pinus taeda L.
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Image uploaded:
Monday, April 12, 1999
Image last updated:
Friday, September 22, 2006