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Dendroctonus ponderosae.jpg
Dendroctonus ponderosae
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Curculionidae
Tribe: Hylesinini
Genus: Dendroctonus
Erichson, 1836

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Dendroctonus is a genus of bark beetles. It includes several species notorious for destroying trees in the forests of North America.

D. micans

Species include:


External links[edit]

  • "Dendroctonus". Integrated Taxonomic Information System.
  • Dendroctonus Species of the Western United States