Image Number: 1546169

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Descriptor:
Larva(e)
Description:
Larva of the predator clerid (probably Thanasimus dubius) working through the galleries bored by the southern pine beetle, Dendroctonus frontalis, searching for prey.
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: Cleroidea
Family: Cleridae
Subfamily: Clerinae
Tribe: Clerini
Genus: Thanasimus
Subject: Thanasimus dubius (Fabricius, 1777)
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, August 20, 2009
Image last updated:
Tuesday, August 31, 2010