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Species Cnesinus strigicollis

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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 Bothrosternini
Genus Cnesinus
Species strigicollis (Cnesinus strigicollis)
Explanation of Names
Cnesinus strigicollis LeConte 1868
strigicollis = 'wrinkle-necked'
Range
e US (RI-FL to eNE-TX) & Mexico(1)
Habitat
Adults usually bore into the pith of twigs, small woody stems where larvae then feed(2)
Food
Scattered host records among 14 families incl. Caesalpinaceae, Fabaceae, Fagaceae, Juglandaceae, Lauraceae, Myrsinaceae, Sapindaceae(1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Atkinson T.H. (200_-2018) Bark and ambrosia beetles
2.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.