Genetic analysis of emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire) populations in Asia and North America

@article{Bray2011GeneticAO,
  title={Genetic analysis of emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire) populations in Asia and North America},
  author={Alicia M. Bray and Leah S. Bauer and Therese M. Poland and Robert A. Haack and Anthony I. Cognato and James J. Smith},
  journal={Biological Invasions},
  year={2011},
  volume={13},
  pages={2869-2887}
}
Emerald ash borer (EAB), Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire (Coleoptera: Buprestidae), is an invasive pest of North American ash (Fraxinus spp.) trees first discovered outside of its native range of northeastern Asia in 2002. EAB spread from its initial zone of discovery in the Detroit, Michigan and Windsor, Ontario metropolitan areas, in large part, from inadvertent human-assisted movement of infested ash materials. EAB infestations are now known in 15 US states and two Canadian provinces. The… CONTINUE READING