A new forest pest in Europe: a review of Emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis) invasion

@article{Valenta2017ANF,
  title={A new forest pest in Europe: a review of Emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis) invasion},
  author={V. T. Valenta and Dietmar Moser and Stefan Kapeller and Franz Essl},
  journal={Journal of Applied Entomology},
  year={2017},
  volume={141}
}
In this publication, we review the biology, ecology, invasion history, impacts and management options of Emerald ash borer (EAB) Agrilus plannipennis, with a particular focus on its invasion in Europe. Agrilus planipennis (EAB) is a wood‐boring beetle native to East Asia. Having caused massive damages on ash species in North America in the last decades, it was first recorded in Europe in 2003 in Russia (Moscow). All ash (Fraxinus) species native to Europe and North America are known to be… 
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