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


southern pine coneworm
Dioryctria amatella (Hulst)

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southern pine coneworm
Dioryctria amatella
Adult(s)
Harry O. Yates III
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southern pine coneworm
Dioryctria amatella
Larva(e)
Larry R. Barber
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southern pine coneworm
Dioryctria amatella
Damage
Harry O. Yates III
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southern pine coneworm
Dioryctria amatella
Damage
Larry R. Barber
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southern pine coneworm
Dioryctria amatella
Damage
Bernard H. Ebel
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southern pine coneworm
Dioryctria amatella
Damage
Andrew J. Boone


Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Pyraloidea
Family: Pyralidae
Subfamily: Phycitinae
Tribe: Phycitini
Genus: Dioryctria

Other System Links

NPDN Pest: ITBMCYA



References

Common Name Reference: Bosik, J. J. Common Names of Insects and Related Organisms 1997. Lanham, MD: Entomological Society of America (ESA), 1997. 232 pp.
Scientific Name Reference: R.W. Poole and P. Gentili, Nomina Insecta Nearctica. 1996. Nomina insecta nearctica: a checklist of the insects of North America. Vol. 1-4. Rockville (MD): Entomological Information Services. Available at URL: http://www.nearctica.com/nomina/main.htm