Image Number: 2108014

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Management
Description:
Forests weakened frequently by fires are more susceptible to bark beetle attack.
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Image location:
Nicaragua

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: Tomicina
Genus: Dendroctonus
Subject: Dendroctonus frontalis Zimmermann, 1868
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Image uploaded:
Saturday, October 15, 2005
Image last updated:
Monday, December 19, 2005