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SCOLYTINAE Latreille, 1807 (bark and ambrosia beetles)

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Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Subfamily)

Taxon Rank #subtaxa #refs #webs
Cryphalus asperatus (Gyllenhal, 1813) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     4
Cryphalus piceae (Ratzeburg, 1837) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     2
Dendroctonus micans (Kugelann, 1794) (Great Spruce Bark Beetle) Species   1  
Ernoporicus caucasicus (Lindemann, 1876) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     1
Ernoporicus fagi (Fabricius, 1798) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     3
Ernoporus tiliae (Panzer, 1793) (Bast Bark Beetle) Species     1
Hylastes Erichson, 1836 (a genus of bark or ambrosia beetles) Genus 6 subtaxa   9
Hylastinus obscurus (Marsham, 1802) (Gorse Bark Beetle) Species     2
Hylurgops palliatus (Gyllenhal, 1813) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     6
Ips De Geer, 1775 (a genus of bark or ambrosia beetles) Genus 4 subtaxa 3 11
Kissophagus hederae (Schmitt, 1843) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     1
Lymantor coryli (Perris, 1855) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     1
Orthotomicus erosus (Wollaston, 1857) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     1
Orthotomicus laricis (Fabricius, 1792) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     2
Orthotomicus suturalis (Gyllenhal, 1827) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     1
Phloeosinus thujae (Perris, 1855) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     3
Phloeotribus rhododactylus (Marsham, 1802) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     3
Pityogenes Bedel, 1888 (a genus of bark or ambrosia beetles) Genus 4 subtaxa   9
Pityophthorus lichtensteinii (Ratzeburg, 1837) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     1
Pityophthorus pubescens (Marsham, 1802) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     2
Polygraphus poligraphus (Linnaeus, 1758) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     2
Pteleobius vittatus (Fabricius, 1787) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     2
Scolytus Geoffroy, 1762 (a genus of bark beetles) Genus 8 subtaxa 2 37
Taphrorychus bicolor (Herbst, 1793) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     2
Tomicus minor (Hartig, 1834) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     3
Tomicus piniperda (Linnaeus, 1758) (Large Pine Shoot Beetle, Large Pine-shoot Beetle) Species     4
Trypophloeus granulatus (Ratzeburg, 1837) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     1
Xyleborinus saxesenii (Ratzeburg, 1837) (an ambrosia beetle) Species     3
Xyleborus dispar (Fabricius, 1792) (Shot-hole Borer) Species     9
Xyleborus dryographus (Ratzeburg, 1837) (Ambrosia Beetle) Species     4
Xylechinus pilosus (Ratzeburg, 1837) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     3
Xylocleptes bispinus (Duftschmid, 1825) (a bark or ambrosia beetle) Species     1

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Balachowsky, A., 1949 Coléoptères Scloytides
Duffy, E.A.J., 1953 Coleoptera: Scolytidae and Platypodidae
Freude, H., Harde, K.W. & Lohse, G.A. (Eds.), 1981 Die Käfer Mitteleuropas. Band 10 (Bruchidae, Anthribidae, Scolytidae, Platypodidae & Curculionidae)
Grüne, S., 1979 Handbuch zur Bestimmung der europäischen Borkenkäfer - Brief Illustrated Key to European Bark Beetle
Pfeffer, A., 1995 Zentral- und westpaläarktische Borken- und Kernkäfer (Coleoptera: Scolytidae, Platypodidae)

General Works

Bakshi, B.K., 1950 Fungi associated with ambrosia beetles in Great Britain.

Fungal associates

Kolarik, M., Kubatova, A., Cepicka, I., Pazoutova, S. & Srutka, P., 2005 A complex of three new white-spored, sympatric, and host range limited Geosmithia species

SCOLYTINAE may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
EUMETAZOA
(metazoans)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
INSECTA
(true insects)
PTERYGOTA
(bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)
CURCULIONOIDEA
(weevils and allied beetles)
CURCULIONIDAE
(weevils)
water beetles (via Curculionidae) Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

SCOLYTINAE is associated with:

There may be taxa associated with Scolytinae listed at higher taxonomic level

INSECTA
(true insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)

Associated with SCOLYTINAE:

boring boring may attract effuse colony of Leptographium anamorph Leptographium lundbergii - a dematiaceous anamorphic fungus (Ophiostomatales: Ophiostomataceae) Bakshi, B.K., 1950,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997

Scolytinae may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
INSECTA
(true insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)
CURCULIONOIDEA
(weevils and allied beetles)
CURCULIONIDAE
(weevils)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

References

Bakshi, B.K., 1950 Fungi associated with ambrosia beetles in Great Britain.
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 Microfungi on Land Plants: An Identification Handbook
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