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Species Polygraphus rufipennis - Four-eyed Spruce 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 Polygraphina
Genus Polygraphus
Species rufipennis (Four-eyed Spruce Bark Beetle)
Explanation of Names
Polygraphus rufipennis (Kirby)
Identification
The antennae are distinctively leaf-shaped.
Range
Most of Canada and northern half of the US south to NC, TN, SD, AZ, OR(1)
Food
On Picea (Pinaceae)(1)