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Genus Cnestus

Bark Beetle - Cnestus mutilatus Bark Beetle - Cnestus mutilatus Bark Beetle - Cnestus mutilatus Xylosandrus mutilatus (Blandford) - Cnestus mutilatus - female Xylosandrus mutilatus? - Cnestus mutilatus - female Dollywood scolytid B - Cnestus mutilatus Dollywood scolytid B - Cnestus mutilatus Gasohol loving beetle - damage - Cnestus mutilatus
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 Xyleborina
Genus Cnestus
Explanation of Names
Cnestus Sampson 1911
Numbers
A single (adventive) species in our area(1), >30 spp. total(2)
Range
native to so. Asia & Austronesia(1)