Comparative morphometric and chemical analyses of phenotypes of two invasive ambrosia beetles (Euwallacea spp.) in the United States

@article{Chen2017ComparativeMA,
  title={Comparative morphometric and chemical analyses of phenotypes of two invasive ambrosia beetles (Euwallacea spp.) in the United States},
  author={Yigen Chen and Paul L. Dallara and Lori J. Nelson and Tom W. Coleman and Stacy M. Hishinuma and Daniel Carrillo and Steven J. Seybold},
  journal={Insect Science},
  year={2017},
  volume={24}
}
The polyphagous shot hole borer (PSHB), Euwallacea sp., was first detected in 2003 in Los Angeles County, California, USA. Recently, this invasive species has become a major pest of many hardwood trees in urban and wildland forests throughout southern California. PSHB is nearly identical in morphology and life history to the tea shot hole borer (TSHB), Euwallacea fornicatus, an invasive pest of hardwoods in Florida, USA and many other parts of the world. However, molecular studies have… Expand
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