Image Number: 5329015

The adults are brown to black, 3.5 to 4.8 mm long, and similar to T. minor; Tomicus piniperda can be distinguished from other members of the genus by the smooth second elytral interval on the declivity; Bohemia C., Stark & Bolestav, 22 May 1994, M. Knizek & det M. Knizek.
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Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, Australia


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: Hylesinini: Tomicina
Genus: Tomicus
Subject: Tomicus piniperda (Linnaeus, 1758)
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Friday, October 12, 2007
Image last updated:
Wednesday, December 12, 2007