Effect of chipping on emergence of the redbay ambrosia beetle (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) and recovery of the laurel wilt pathogen from infested wood chips.

@article{Spence2013EffectOC,
  title={Effect of chipping on emergence of the redbay ambrosia beetle (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) and recovery of the laurel wilt pathogen from infested wood chips.},
  author={Deb Spence and Judith A. Smith and Randy C Ploetz and Jiri Hulcr and Lukasz L. Stelinski},
  journal={Journal of economic entomology},
  year={2013},
  volume={106 5},
  pages={2093-100}
}
Significant mortality ofredbay trees (Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.) in the southeastern United States has been caused by Raffaelea lauricola, T.C. Harr., Fraedrich, & Aghayeva (Harrington et al. 2008), a fungal symbiont of the exotic redbay ambrosia beetle, Xyleborus glabratus, Eichhoff (Fraedrich et al. 2008). This pathogen causes laurel wilt, which is an irreversible disease that can kill mature trees within a few weeks in summer. R. lauricola has been shown to be lethal to most native… CONTINUE READING
3 Citations
7 References
Similar Papers

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-7 of 7 references

Potential economic impact of laurel wilt disease on the Florida avocado industry

  • E. A. Evans
  • HortTechnology
  • 2010

De - velopment of a real - time PCR assay for detection of the Raffaelea species causing laurel wilt disease

  • J. A. Smith, A. E. Mayfield
  • 2008

Intercepted Scolytidae ( Coleoptera ) at U . S . ports of entry : 1985 and 2000

  • R. A. Haack
  • Integrat . Pest Manage . Rev .
  • 2001
1 Excerpt

Urban forests and insect ecology : complex interactions among trees , insects , and people

  • S. H. Dreistadt, D. L. Dahlsten
  • BioScience
  • 1990

Cycloheximide sensitivity as a taxonomic character in Ceratocystis

  • T. C. Harrington
  • Mycologia
  • 1981
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…