Scolytinae of Louisiana
Louisiana State Arthropod Museum (LSAM)


Hylurgops rugipennis pinifex (Fitch)
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Classification:
Curculionidae: Scolytinae: Hylesinini: Hylastina

Ecology:
This species tunnels in stumps and roots at or below ground level, rarely in fallen trees or logs.

Additional Resources:
Field Guide to Forest Damage in British Columbia


Bibliography
Publication Notes             
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. AMERICAN BEETLES. Volume 2. Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL. xiv + 861 pp. Page 799  
    
Wood, S.L. 1982. The bark and ambrosia beetles of North and Central America (Coleoptera: Scolytidae), a taxonomic monograph. Great Basin Naturalist Memoirs 6: 1- 1356. Page 90
Figs. 39,42