Image Number: 5176079

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Damage
Description:
Twig mortality on Coigue, Nothofagus dombeyi, caused by an unknown twig borer of the family Buprestidae, VIII Region, Chile
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
VIII Region, Chile, Chile

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: Hamamelidae
Order: Fagales
Family: Nothofagaceae
Genus: Nothofagus
Subject: Nothofagus dombeyi (Mirb.) Oerst.
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, March 8, 2007
Image last updated:
Monday, August 4, 2008