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Genus Pseudopityophthorus

Goldylocks borer - Pseudopityophthorus minutissimus Scolytini #6 - Pseudopityophthorus pruinosus Small, dark, night beetle - Pseudopityophthorus pruinosus Scolytin - Pseudopityophthorus minutissimus Scolytinae - Pseudopityophthorus pruinosus Scolytin - Pseudopityophthorus minutissimus Scolytinae  - Pseudopityophthorus asperulus Pseudopityophthorus minutissimus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Curculionoidea (Snout and Bark Beetles)
Family Curculionidae (Snout and Bark Beetles)
Subfamily Scolytinae (Bark and Ambrosia Beetles)
Tribe Scolytini (Typical Bark Beetles)
Subtribe Pityophthorina
Genus Pseudopityophthorus
Explanation of Names
Pseudopityophthorus Swaine 1918
Numbers
11 spp. species in our area, ~30 total(1)
Size
1.2–2.6 mm(1)
Range
NA to Colombia(1)
Food
hosts: Castanea, Fagus, Quercus, Ostrya(1)
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