Image Number: 2199088

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Damage
Description:
Redbay bark removed to show stain (caused by an Ophiostoma sp. fungus) extending from Xyleborus glabratus entrance holes into the sapwood.
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Field

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Image location:
Florida, 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
Tribe: Scolytini: Xyleborina
Genus: Xyleborus
Subject: Xyleborus glabratus Eichhoff, 1877

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Magnoliidae
Order: Laurales
Family: Lauraceae
Genus: Persea
Subject: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
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Image uploaded:
Monday, August 21, 2006
Image last updated:
Friday, May 13, 2011