Image Number: 1274018

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Descriptor:
Damage
Description:
Heavy mortality. Mesa Verde N.P., CO. 3rd place in the Southern Forest Insect Work Conference Photo Slaon in the category of Forest Insect Damage.
Image type:
Field

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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: Scolytinae
Tribe: Scolytini: Ipina
Genus: Ips
Subject: Ips confusus (LeConte, 1876)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Coniferophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Pinus
Subject: Pinus edulis Engelm.
Node Affiliation:
Image uploaded:
Friday, August 27, 2004
Image last updated:
Thursday, July 29, 2010