Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Species Gnathotrichus pilosus

Gnathotrichus pilosus (LeConte) - Gnathotrichus pilosus - male Gnathotrichus pilosus (LeConte) - Gnathotrichus pilosus - male Gnathotrichus pilosus (LeConte) - Gnathotrichus pilosus Gnathotrichus pilosus (LeConte) - Gnathotrichus pilosus Gnathotrichus pilosus Gnathotrichus pilosus Bark Beetle sp3 - Gnathotrichus pilosus Bark Beetle sp3 - Gnathotrichus pilosus
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 Corthylina
Genus Gnathotrichus
Species pilosus (Gnathotrichus pilosus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Gnathotrichus pilosus (LeConte)
Orig. Comb: Cryphalus pilosus LeConte 1868
Identification
quite hairy unlike most other N. Amer. Gnathotrichus. (comment: Rick Buss, 2010)
Range
s CA to w TX, NV (1) / Mex: DGO (1) - T. Atkinson
Food
of the 47 N. Amer. records Atkinson references, only 3 have host data:
Quercus (1)
Pinus (2)
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard