Image Number: 1428133

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Descriptor:
Damage
Description:
Breeding attack in the root collar of a young pine also infected by a black stain fungus, Leptographium spp. Central Chile
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
Chile

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: Hylesinini: Hylastina
Genus: Hylastes
Subject: Hylastes ater (Paykull, 1800)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Coniferophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Pinus
Subject: Pinus radiata D. Don
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Image uploaded:
Monday, January 1, 1990
Image last updated:
Thursday, March 20, 2003