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The emerald ash borer: a new exotic pest in North AmericaAuthor(s): Robert A. Haack; Eduard Jendak; Liu Houping; Keneth R. Marchant; Toby R. Petrice; Therese M. Poland; Hui Ye
Source: Newsletter of the Michigan Entomological Society. Vol. 47, no. 3 & 4 (2002).:p.1-5
Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionYet another new exotic forest pest has been discovered in North America, and this time the infestation is centered in Michigan and Ontario. In May and June 2002, adults of an unidentified buprestid beetle were collected from ash (Fraxinus) trees in the Detroit area of southeastern Michigan.
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CitationHaack, Robert A.; Jendak, Eduard; Houping, Liu; Marchant, Keneth R.; Petrice, Toby R.; Poland, Therese M.; Ye, Hui. 2002. The emerald ash borer: a new exotic pest in North America. Newsletter of the Michigan Entomological Society. Vol. 47, no. 3 & 4 (2002).:p.1-5
KeywordsAgrilus, insect pests, fraxinus, infestation, boring insects
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