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Species Dendroctonus valens - Red Turpentine Beetle

Red Turpentine Beetle - Dendroctonus valens Pine Beetle - Dendroctonus valens Pine Beetle - Dendroctonus valens Pine Beetle - Dendroctonus valens Red Turpentine Beetle - Dendroctonus valens Red Turpentine Beetle - Dendroctonus valens bark beetle - Dendroctonus valens Scolytine - Dendroctonus valens
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 Hylesinini (Crenulate Bark Beetles)
Subtribe Hylurgina
Genus Dendroctonus
Species valens (Red Turpentine Beetle)
Numbers
Dendroctonus valens LeConte 1860
valens 'strong'
Range
Disjunct e. & w. populations (NS-MN-TN; BC-CA to SD-TX); south to Nicaragua(1)
Food
Primary host: Pinus(1)
Remarks
invasive in China
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