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Species Trypodendron domesticum - European Hardwood Ambrosia Beetle

Trypodendron domesticum - female Trypodendron domesticum - female Trypodendron domesticum - male Trypodendron domesticum - female Trypodendron domesticum - male
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 Xyloterina
Genus Trypodendron
Species domesticum (European Hardwood Ambrosia Beetle)
Explanation of Names
Trypodendron domesticum (Linnaeus 1758)
Range
native to, and widespread across Europe, adventive in NA (BC, PE, PA)(1)
Food
on various hardwoods(1)
Remarks
earliest record in our area: WA 2008(2)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Atkinson T.H. (200_-2014) Bark and ambrosia beetles
2.Exotic bark and ambrosia beetles (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) in the United States: potential and current invaders
Haack R.A., Rabaglia R.J. 2013. In: Potential invasive pests of agricultural crops. Peña J.E., ed. CABI International, Wallingford, UK, pp. 48-74.