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Species Euplatypus compositus

Euplatypus compositus (Say) - Euplatypus compositus - male Small, brown, cylindrical beetle, Pinhole Bark Borer - Euplatypus compositus Beetle - Euplatypus compositus Pinhole Bark Borer Beetle - Euplatypus compositus Borer Beetle? - Euplatypus compositus Euplatypus compositus Euplatypus compositus? - Euplatypus compositus Pinhole bark borer - Euplatypus compositus - 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 Platypodinae (Pinhole Borers)
Genus Euplatypus
Species compositus (Euplatypus compositus)
Explanation of Names
Euplatypus compositus (Say 1824)
Identification
Range
e US (NJ-FL to MO-TX) to S. America; W. Indies(1)
Food
polyphagous(2)
Remarks
comes to lights
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