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Tomicus piniperda  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1085382

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Larger European Pine Shoot Beetle [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderColeoptera Linnaeus, 1758 – beetles, coléoptères, besouro  
                                  SuborderPolyphaga Emery, 1886  
                                     InfraorderCucujiformia Lameere, 1938  
                                        SuperfamilyCurculionoidea Latreille, 1802  
                                           FamilyCurculionidae Latreille, 1802 – snout beetles, weevils, charançons  
                                              SubfamilyScolytinae Latreille, 1804 – bark beetles, engraver beetles, timber beetles, ambrosia beetles  
                                                 GenusTomicus Latreille, 1802  
                                                    SpeciesTomicus piniperda (Linnaeus, 1758) – Larger European Pine Shoot Beetle  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Reference for:    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Haack, Robert A.   
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title: Exotic bark- and wood-boring Coleoptera in the United States: recent establishments and interceptions   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Canadian Journal of Forest Research, vol. 36, no.   
  Page(s): 269-288   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0045-5067   
  Notes: doi: 10.1139/X05-249   
  Reference for: Tomicus piniperda   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kennedy, Amy A., and Deborah G. McCullough   
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phenology of the Larger European Pine Shoot Beetle Tomicus piniperda (L.) (Coleoptera: Scolytidae) in Relation to Native Bark Beetles and Natural Enemies in Pine Stands   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Environmental Entomology, vol. 31, no. 2   
  Page(s): 262-272   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0046-225X   
  Reference for: Tomicus piniperda   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  
    North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Canada, Introduced  
    Continental US, Introduced  






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