Forest Pests of North America
Native and Non-native insects, diseases, and weeds of urban, managed, and natural forests


tupelo borer
Aegomorphus morrisii (Uhler, 1855)



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tupelo borer
Aegomorphus morrisii
Adult(s)
James Solomon
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tupelo borer
Aegomorphus morrisii
Damage
James Solomon
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tupelo borer
Aegomorphus morrisii
Damage
James Solomon


Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Cucujiformia
Superfamily: Chrysomeloidea
Family: Cerambycidae
Subfamily: Lamiinae
Tribe: Acanthoderini
Genus: Aegomorphus

Other System Links

ITIS: 702416


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References

Common Name Reference: Solomon JD. 1995. Guide to insect borers in North American broadleaf trees and shrubs. Agric. Handbk. 706. Washington, DC: USDA Forest Service: 3-212.
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