bark beetle, Ips apache (Coleoptera: Curculionidae)

Image Number: 2108031

bark beetle
Ips apache Lanier, 1991
Ronald F. Billings, Texas A&M Forest Service

Galleries under the bark in the form of a "Y" or "H" that are empty of boring dust indicate attacks by bark beetles of the genus Ips. In this case, the boring dust-filled galleries that extend from the principal galleries were made by the larvae of Ips. Olancho Region, Honduras

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Ronald F. Billings, Texas A&M Forest Service ,
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