NT0864 : Bark beetle galleries

taken 45 years ago, near to Oakbank, West Lothian, Great Britain

Bark beetle galleries
Bark beetle galleries
Galleries formed by the larvae of the conifer bark beetle [Tomicus minor]. The female lays her eggs under the bark of a conifer [in this case pine] and the larvae, as they emerge, eat their way away from the laying point, to leave the characteristic pattern when the bark finally falls off. These beetles are scolytids, as are those that transmit dutch-elm disease.
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NT0864, 15 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
August 1972   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 5 August, 2007
Category
Insects > Insects   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 088 647 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:52.0581N 3:27.4671W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 088 647
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