Distribution and biology of native siricidae and associated hymenopteran parasitoid species in the southeastern United States

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  • Authors: Barnes, Brittany F.; Miller, Daniel R.; Asaro, Chris; Meeker, James R.; Johnson, Wood; Gandhi, Kamal J.K.
  • 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: 69.

Abstract

The Eurasian woodwasp, Sirex noctilio Fabricius (Hymenoptera: Siricidae), is an introduced invasive pest in the Great Lakes region of North America. If S. noctilio is introduced to the southeastern U.S., it may cause severe economic and ecological impacts, especially in the extensive pine plantations.

  • Citation: Barnes, Brittany F.; Miller, Daniel R.; Asaro, Chris; Meeker, James R.; Johnson, Wood; Gandhi, Kamal J.K. 2011. Distribution and biology of native siricidae and associated hymenopteran parasitoid species in the southeastern United States. 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: 69.
  • Posted Date: April 7, 2011
  • Modified Date: April 7, 2011
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