Image Number: 5388182

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Ambrosia beetles tunnel into the stem and construct galleries where they will raise their young. 
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Field

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Image location:
University of Kentucky, Kentucky, 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: Platypodinae
Tribe: Platypodini
Genus: Platypus
Subject: Platypus spp. Herbst 1793

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Hamamelidae
Order: Urticales
Family: Ulmaceae
Genus: Ulmus
Subject: Ulmus spp. L.
Image uploaded:
Friday, January 16, 2009
Image last updated:
Saturday, July 24, 2010