Asian longhorned beetle, over the river and through the woods: habitat-dependent population spread

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  • Authors: Sawyer, Alan J.; Panagakos, William S.; Horner, Audra E.; Freeman, Kevin J.
  • Publication Year: 2011
  • Publication Series: Other
  • Source: In: McManus, Katherine A; Gottschalk, Kurt W., eds. 2010. Proceedings. 21st U.S. Department of Agriculture interagency research forum on invasive species 2010; 2010 January 12-15; Annapolis, MD. Gen. Tech. Rep. NRS-P-75. Newtown Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Research Station: 52-54.

Abstract

The Asian longhorned beetle (ALB), Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae), is an introduced pest of hardwood trees in North America. This paper addresses population spread in open landscapes and wooded areas, with emphasis on recent findings from Staten Island, NY, and Worcester, MA.

  • Citation: Sawyer, Alan J.; Panagakos, William S.; Horner, Audra E.; Freeman, Kevin J. 2011. Asian longhorned beetle, over the river and through the woods: habitat-dependent population spread. In: McManus, Katherine A; Gottschalk, Kurt W., eds. 2010. Proceedings. 21st U.S. Department of Agriculture interagency research forum on invasive species 2010; 2010 January 12-15; Annapolis, MD. Gen. Tech. Rep. NRS-P-75. Newtown Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Research Station: 52-54.
  • Posted Date: April 6, 2011
  • Modified Date: April 6, 2011
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