Image Number: 1546122

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Damage
Description:
Wormy chestnut lumber
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Laboratory

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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: Lymexyloidea
Superfamily: Lymexylonoidea
Family: Lymexylidae
Subfamily: Melittommatinae
Genus: Melittomma
Subject: Melittomma sericeum (Harris, 1841)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Hamamelidae
Order: Fagales
Family: Fagaceae
Genus: Castanea
Subject: Castanea spp.
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, August 20, 2009
Image last updated:
Friday, April 13, 2012