Anoplophora glabripennis


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Noun1.Anoplophora glabripennis - a beetle from China that has been found in the United States and is a threat to hardwood treesAnoplophora glabripennis - a beetle from China that has been found in the United States and is a threat to hardwood trees; lives inside the tree; no natural predators in the United States
beetle - insect having biting mouthparts and front wings modified to form horny covers overlying the membranous rear wings
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Detection of Anoplophora glabripennis (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) larvae in different host trees and tissues by automated analyses of sound-impulse frequency and temporal patterns.
Arastirma sonucunda; Istanbul Zeytinburnu'nda Anoplophora glabripennis olarak kaydi verilen turun yanlis tespit edildigi bu bolgedeki turun A.
This review defines the prose associated with the chemical ecology of the Asian Long Horn Beetle (ALB), Anoplophora glabripennis. It further provides a brief impression of ALB's biological characteristics, ecology, chemical ecosystem, economic significance, and management.
In another study, methamidophos was also effective against Asian long-horned beetle, Anoplophora glabripennis in China [15], India Mutuhuraman (1984) found that an application of 10 ml of monocrotophos per plant resulted in 100% recovery of Rhynchoporus infested coconut trees.
Para alem dos prejuizos que podem causar nos espacos verdes urbanos, existe o risco das invasoes biologicas se propagarem as florestas naturais, como foi recentemente documentado nos EUA (DODDS e ORWIG, 2011) para Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky) (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae), considerada uma das 100 especies invasoras mais perigosas a nivel mundial (SIMBERLOFF e REJMANEK, 2011).
Oviposition preference and larval performance of Anoplophora glabripennis (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae) in four eastern North American hardwood tree species.
The rest of the funds will be allocated to combating two types of beetles that attack woody plant species - Asian longhorn beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis) and Chinese longhorn beetle (Anoplophora chinensis) - in Germany, Italy and the Netherlands, and combating red palm weevil (Rynchophorus ferrugineus), which attacks palm trees, in Cyprus and Malta.
Peterson AT, Scachetti-Pereira R, Hargrove WW (2004) Potential geographic distribution of Anoplophora glabripennis (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) in North America.
In scientific parlance, Anoplophora glabripennis will, quite literally, eat the heartwood out of every Acer platanoides and Acer saccharum from here to Toledo unless they are stopped.
The recent introductions of the Asian long horn beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis) in 2002 and the emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis) in 2003 similarly threaten the prominence of maple and ash as urban trees in Canadian cities.