Image Number: 2143057

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Damage
Description:
branch flagging; pinyon twig beetles (Pityophthorus spp, Pityogenes spp., or Pityoborus spp.)
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
Elko County, Nevada, 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
Subject: bark beetles (Subfamily Scolytinae)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Coniferophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Pinus
Subject: Pinus monophylla Torr. & Frém.
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Image taken:
Thursday, May 13, 2004
Image uploaded:
Monday, June 26, 2006
Image last updated:
Wednesday, May 7, 2008