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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Species Phloeotribus liminaris - Peach Bark Beetle

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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 Phloeotribina
Genus Phloeotribus
Species liminaris (Peach Bark Beetle)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Phloeotribus liminaris (Harris)
Orig. Comb: Tomicus liminaris Harris 1852
Range
mostly e. US (1)
Food
on Prunus (Rosaceae), Maclura (Moraceae)(1)
Internet References
Bark and Ambrosia Beetles - T.H. Atkinson, 2016