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Species Ambrosiodmus lecontei

Ambrosiodmus, lateral view - Ambrosiodmus lecontei Ambrosiodmus, posterior view - Ambrosiodmus lecontei Xyleborus sp., ventral view - Ambrosiodmus lecontei Bark Beetle - Ambrosiodmus lecontei
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 Ambrosiodmus
Species lecontei (Ambrosiodmus lecontei)
Explanation of Names
Ambrosiodmus lecontei Hopkins 1915
Range
se. US (VA-FL-TX) & the Caribbean; Brazil(1)
Food
polyphagous (recorded from 15 plant families)(1)
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