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Species Xyleborus ferrugineus

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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 Scolytini (Typical Bark Beetles)
Subtribe Xyleborina
Genus Xyleborus
Species ferrugineus (Xyleborus ferrugineus)
Explanation of Names
Xyleborus ferrugineus (Fabricius 1801)
Range
e. US to AZ / s. to S. Amer.(1); adventive in the tropics elsewhere
Food
polyphagous species, recorded from members of >30 plant families(1)
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