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- REDING, MICHAEL E.; RANGER, CHRISTOPHER M.; SAMPSON, BLAIR J.; WERLE, CHRISTOPHER T; OLIVER, JASON B; SCHULTZ, PETER B.
- Journal of economic entomology 2015 v.108 no.4 pp. 1947-1953
- Curculionidae; Xylosandrus; ambrosia beetles; ethanol; flight; habitats; heat sums; insect control; insect pests; plant nurseries; traps; trees; Ohio
- ... Exotic ambrosia beetles are damaging pests in ornamental nurseries. Xylosandrus germanus (Blandford) is the most problematic ambrosia beetle in Ohio nurseries. Movement of X. germanus in nurseries has not been characterized, and knowledge is lacking on whether infestations originate from within nurseries or surrounding habitats. Flight activity of X. germanus was monitored in nurseries and adjacen ...