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Synonyms for Dendroctonus

genus of small bark beetles destructive especially to mature conifers

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Angiosperm bark volatiles disrupt the response of Douglas-fir beetle, Dendroctonus pseudotsugae, to attractant baited traps.
Antennal morphology and sensilla ultrastructure of Dendroctonus valens LeConte (Coleoptera: Curculionidae, Scolytinae), an invasive forest pest in China.
In Europe, windthrown spruce provide habitat for buildup of the bark beetle Ips typographus and in western North America for buildup of spruce beetle, Dendroctonus rufipennis (Coleoptera: Scolytidae).
chlorodia responden a semioquimicos liberados por sus presas (especies de Dendroctonus e Ips), a volatiles liberados por el arbol que ataca su presa, o al monoterpeno [alfa]-pineno solo, que es el principal componente de la resina de las coniferas (Wood, 1982; Billings y Cameron, 1984; Kohnle y Vite, 1984; Hofstetter et al.
Key words: Dendroctonus valens, identification, nested PCR.
mangiferae stages, there might be a symbiotic relationship between them as found in other bark beetle species, Dendroctonus frontalis Z (Barras 1973; Goldhammer et al.
Carta's recent SEM-aided collaborations include working with a team of researchers led by Cetin Yuceer from Mississippi State University and including scientists from the University of Chicago, Davidson College, Hendrix College, and the USDA Forest Service to identify a new nematode species that's associated with the southern pine beetle, Dendroctonus frontalis.
Cuticular hydrocarbon as chemotaxonomic characters for bark beetles: Dendroctonus ponderosae, D.
However, the southern pine beetle, Dendroctonus frontalis, has been very detrimental.
Studies on avian predators of Dendroctonus brevicomis LeConte (Coleoptera: Scolytidae) with special reference to Picidae.
Billings y colaboradores (1996) plantean que los brotes de Dendroctonus con menos de 10 arboles con copas amarillas o marchitas no tienen probabilidad de expansion y estaran inactivos en el transcurso del ano.
North America's largest known insect infestation, the mountain pine beetle, Dendroctonus ponderosa, is a native bark beetle no bigger than a grain of rice, a voracious pest that has chewed its way through most pine species in British Columbia.
The blue stain is the work and mark of the mountain pine beetle, or Dendroctonus ponderosae, which is ravaging pine forests across the West.