Asian longhorn beetle adaptationsintroducedUploader: Amir 9 days ago Subscribe 1602
Symptoms Top of page Resin bleeds from oviposition holes and larval tunnels in the bark. It has a broad host range for a cerambycid that attacks living trees, but in the introduced ranges it prefers maples. Notes on Taxonomy and Nomenclature Top of page The taxonomy of this genus is in some confusion. Potential effect of Anoplophora glabripennis Coleoptera: An analysis of pest risk from an Asian longhorn beetle Anoplophora glabripennis to hardwood trees in the European community. Although treatments exist to control ALB—infested cargo, the ALB is not easily controlled once it is introduced into the environment. This beetle looks nearly identical to Asian longhorned beetle in shape and size but usually has rough, bumpy anterior elytra.