Dendroctonus ponderosae Hopkins, 1902c — Classifications

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Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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NCBI Taxonomy
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BOLDS resource for species-level taxa
CABI Invasive Species Compendium
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DiscoverLife map resource
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Global Biotic Interactions Species Import
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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BOLDS images II Species
NMNH Entomology resource
NatureServe resource Species
Smithsonian type specimen data
Animal Diversity Web Descriptions outlinks
University of Alberta Museums
Wikimedia Commons
YouTube resource
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