Image Number: 3948068

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Descriptor:
Damage
Description:
Flatheaded wood borer (Family Buprestidae) in stem, Blue Nile Valley.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
Sudan

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Elateriformia
Superfamily: Buprestoidea
Family: Buprestidae
Subject: flatheaded or metallic wood borer

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae (Leguminosae)
Genus: Acacia
Subject: Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
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Image uploaded:
Monday, January 1, 1990
Image last updated:
Monday, February 2, 2009