Image Number: 5025053

Red oak borer eggs on a half meter northern red oak, Quercus rubra L., bolt. Bolts were wrapped in gauze and placed in a wood and screen cage. Adult pairs were caught using black lights in the field and put in the cage with sugar water. Females oviposted through gauze.
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United States


Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Cucujiformia
Superfamily: Chrysomeloidea
Family: Cerambycidae
Subfamily: Cerambycinae
Tribe: Elaphidiini
Genus: Enaphalodes
Subject: Enaphalodes rufulus (Haldeman, 1847)


Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Hamamelidae
Order: Fagales
Family: Fagaceae
Genus: Quercus
Subject: Quercus rubra L.
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, October 11, 2006
Image last updated:
Thursday, October 26, 2006