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Dendroctonus rufipennis(DENCRU)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: DENCRU
  • Preferred name: Dendroctonus rufipennis
  • Authority: (Kirby)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Dendroctonus borealis Hopkins
Dendroctonus engelmanni Hopkins
Dendroctonus obesus Mannerheim
Dendroctonus piceaperda Hopkins
Dendroctonus similis Leconte
Hylurgus rufipennis Kirby

Common names
Name Language
Sitkafichtenriesenbastkäfer German
Alaska spruce beetle English
eastern spruce beetle English
Engelmann-spruce beetle English
red-winged pine beetle English
sitka-spruce beetle English
spruce beetle English
dendroctone de l'épinette sitka French (CA)
dendroctone d' Engelmann French
Еловый лубоед Russian
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Arthropoda ( 1ARTHP )
Subphylum Hexapoda ( 1HEXAQ )
Class Insecta ( 1INSEC )
Order Coleoptera ( 1COLEO )
Family Curculionidae ( 1CURCF )
Subfamily Scolytinae ( 1SCOLS )
Genus Dendroctonus ( 1DENCG )
Species Dendroctonus rufipennis ( DENCRU )