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How to Identify and Control Sugar Maple Borer

The sugar maple borer, Glycobius speciosus (Say), a long-horned wood boring beetle, is a common pest of sugar maple (the only known host) throughout the range of the tree. Although borer-caused mortality is rare, infestations lead to value loss through lumber defect caused by larval galleries, discoloration, decay, and twisted grain.

PDF Download: Year of Publication:
1998
ID: 
NA-GR-1
Author: 
Hoffard, William H.; Marshall, Philip T.
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Online
Topic:
Insects and Diseases
Trees
How to Identify and Control Sugar Maple Borer
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