Image Number: 5382435

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Damage
Description:
Aerial view of tree mortality
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
Bear Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, United States

Subject

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: Dendroctonus
Subject: Dendroctonus ponderosae Hopkins, 1902

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Coniferophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Pinus
Subject: Pinus contorta Dougl. ex Loud.
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, October 1, 2008
Image last updated:
Tuesday, November 25, 2008