chestnut timberworm (Melittomma sericeum ) on American chestnut (Castanea dentata ) - 3056018

chestnut timberworm
Melittomma sericeum (Harris, 1841)

Host: American chestnut (Castanea dentata (Marsh.) Borkh.)
Descriptor: Damage
Description: wormy chestnut lumber - close-up
Image type: Field
Image location: United States

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Name: James Solomon
Organization: USDA Forest Service
Country: United States

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Image uploaded on Wednesday, April 28, 1999
Image Information last updated on Monday, October 10, 2011