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Common Pine Shoot Beetle

Common Pine Shoot Beetle - Invasive.orgScientific name: Tomicus piniperda L. (CABI)

Common name: Common Pine Shoot Beetle

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Native To: Eurasia and northern Africa (Haack and Poland 2001)

Date of U.S. Introduction: First discovered in Ohio in 1992 (Haack and Poland 2001)

Means of Introduction: Accidentally introduced on imported wood packing material (Haack and Poland 2001)

Impact: Capable of damaging and killing pine trees by feeding on young shoots (Haack and Poland 2001)

Current U.S. Distribution: Northeastern U.S. and Upper Midwest Region

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Partnership

Key to Help Screen Tomicus piniperda (L.)
Bugwood Network. Bark and Wood Boring Beetles of the World.

Fact Sheet: Pine Shoot Beetle
Massachusetts Introduced Pests Outreach Project.

Featured Creatures - Pine Shoot Beetle
University of Florida. Entomology and Nematology Department.

Invasive Species Compendium - Tomicus piniperda
CAB International.

Global Invasive Species Database - Tomicus piniperda (insect)
World Conservation Union. Invasive Species Specialist Group.

Government

Pine Shoot Beetle
USDA. Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service.

Pest Alert: Common Pine Shoot Beetle
USDA. FS. Northeastern Area State and Private Forestry.

Common pine shoot beetle - Trees, Insects and Diseases of Canada's Forests
Natural Resources Canada. Canadian Forest Service.

State

Pine Shoot Beetle (PDF | 84 KB)
Idaho State Department of Agriculture.

Forest Pest Leaflet: Pine Shoot Beetle (PDF | 195 KB)
Maryland Department of Agriculture.

Forest Health Notes: Pine Shoot Beetle (Feb 2013; PDF | 1.08 MB)
Mississippi Forestry Commission. Forest Health Program.

Pine Shoot Beetle
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.

Pine Shoot Beetle (PDF | 452 KB)
North Dakota Department of Agriculture.

Academic

Pine Shoot Beetle, Tomicus piniperda (Linnaeus) (Revised Sep 2010)
University of Florida. Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences.

Pine Shoot Beetle - Pests of Trees and Shrubs (PDF | 28 KB)
University of Minnesota. IPM of Midwest Landscapes.

Pine Shoot Beetle - Pennsylvania Integrated Pest Management (PDF | 336 KB)
Pennsylvania State University. Extension.

Common Pine Shoot Beetle
Purdue University. Indiana Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey Program.

Pine Shoot Beetle
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Virginia Cooperative Extension.

Professional

Citations

CABI. Invasive Species Compendium. Tomicus piniperda. CAB International. [Accessed Feb 25, 2015].

Haack, R.A., and T.M. Poland. 2001. Evolving management strategies for a recently discovered exotic forest pest: the pine shoot beetle, Tomicus piniperda (Coleoptera) Biological Invasions 3:307-322.

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Last Modified: Jun 25, 2015
 
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