Ethanol and (–)-α-pinene for detecting and monitoring bark and ambrosia beetles in the southeastern USA

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  • Authors: Miller, Daniel R.; Rabaglia, Robert J.; Crowe, Christopher M.
  • 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: 106.

Abstract

Our objective was to verify the need for separate traps baited with ethanol or ethanol and (–)-α-pinene for bark and ambrosia beetles in pine stands of the southeastern U.S. Eight trapping experiments were conducted in stands of mature pine in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina.

  • Citation: Miller, Daniel R.; Rabaglia, Robert J.; Crowe, Christopher M. 2011. Ethanol and (–)-a-pinene for detecting and monitoring bark and ambrosia beetles in the southeastern USA. 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: 106.
  • Posted Date: April 14, 2011
  • Modified Date: April 14, 2011
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