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Genus Cnesinus

Bostrichidae or Scolytinae? - Cnesinus strigicollis Scolytinae  - Cnesinus strigicollis Scolytinae bottle blond - Cnesinus strigicollis Cnesinus strigicollis LeConte - Cnesinus strigicollis Would Not Stop - Cnesinus strigicollis Bark beetle - Cnesinus strigicollis Stegobium paniceum ? - Cnesinus strigicollis Tiny Beetle - Cnesinus strigicollis
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Curculionoidea
Family Curculionidae (Snout and Bark Beetles)
Subfamily Scolytinae (Bark and Ambrosia Beetles)
Tribe Bothrosternini
Genus Cnesinus
Explanation of Names
Cnesinus LeConte 1868
a single species in our area, >100 spp. total(1)
1.6–3.5 mm(1)
se. US to Argentina(1)
Various deciduous trees & Rubus(1)
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