bark beetle, Scolytus pygmaeus  (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) - 5328053

bark beetle
Scolytus pygmaeus (Fabricius, 1787)

Descriptor: Adult(s)
Description: Body length 2.5-3.0mm; pronotum dark brown-black, elytra shiny red-brown with yellow-red antennae; head dark black-brown to black, frons coarsely and longitudinally striate; pronotum densely punctate on upper surface; elytra dark red-brown, apices distinctly truncate or square, grooves on elytra dense, densely punctured; Bohemia C., Roztoky, 15 May 1980, M. Knizek, det M. Knizek.
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Image location: Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, Australia

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Country: Australia

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