Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky, 1853) (ITIS)
Asian long-horned beetle (ALB), starry sky beetle
Asia (Hu et al. 2009)
First breeding populations discovered in New York in 1996 (Haack et al. 2010)
Arrived accidentally in cargo from Asia (Hu et al. 2009)
Destructive wood-boring pest of maple and other hardwoods (Haack et al. 2010)
Distribution / Maps / Survey Status
The section below contains highly relevant resources for this species, organized by source.
Council or Task Force
State and Local Government
Haack, R.A., F. Herard, J. Sun, and J.J. Turgeon. 2010. Managing invasive populations of Asian longhorned beetle and citrus longhorned beetle: a worldwide perspective. Annual Review of Entomology 55:521-546.
Hu, J., S. Angeli, S. Schuetz, Y. Luo, and A.E. Hajek. 2009. Ecology and management of exotic and endemic Asian longhorned beetle Anoplophora glabripennis. Agricultural and Forest Entomology 11(4):359-375.
Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Anoplophora glabripennis. [Accessed Mar 12, 2023].