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Work of Polygraphus rufipennis

Detail of damage done by Polygraphus rufipennis, commonly known as a bark beetle. This type of beetle often attack trees that are valuable to the lumber industry. Dr. Blackman collected this specimen during the College's summer camp at Cranberry Lake in the Adirondack Mountains.
Identifier: CESF_blackman_161
Date: May 1919
Language: English
Repository: State University of New York, College of Environmental Science and Forestry, F. Franklin Moon Library
Source: College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Terrence J. Hoverter Archives, Dept. of Forest Entomology, Specimen photographs and negatives, no. 161.
Rights: This record is not part of the New York State Archives' collection and is presented on our project partner's behalf for educational use only. Please contact the home repository for information on copyright and reproductions.
Alternate Identifier: DMS ID Number: 86718
Special Project: Environmental History Virtual Resource Collection

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