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Species Pseudopityophthorus pruinosus

Scolytini #6 - Pseudopityophthorus pruinosus Scolytini #6 - Pseudopityophthorus pruinosus Scolytini #6 - Pseudopityophthorus pruinosus Small, dark, night beetle - Pseudopityophthorus pruinosus One more shot - Pseudopityophthorus pruinosus Scolytinae - Pseudopityophthorus pruinosus Scolytinae - Pseudopityophthorus pruinosus
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
Species pruinosus (Pseudopityophthorus pruinosus)
Explanation of Names
Pseudopityophthorus pruinosus (Eichhoff) 1878
Range
e. US to CA
Remarks
"Species in this genus primarily breed in oaks and their relatives (e.g. beech, chestnut, etc.)." -- Thomas H. Atkinson
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