TREES and Asian Longhorn Beetle

The Arnold Arboretum website has a lot of information about the invasive species of Asian Longhorn Beetle, whose continued presence in the US could result in severe devestation for trees, plantlife, ecosystems and economy. Yikes.

It's a black beetle with white spots. The tree it infects include the ones listed below.

This website has lots of information about it. http://arboretum.harvard.edu/events/news/alb.html


Ash
Birches
Elm
European mountain ash
Hackberry
Horsechestnut
London planetree
Maple
Mimosa
Poplars
Willow
Katsura

http://massnrc.org/pests/albdocs/ALBtreeguide.pdf

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