Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) (Haack et al. 2010)
Citrus longhorned beetle (CLB), citrus-root cerambycid, rough-shouldered longhorned beetle
China, Japan and Korea (Gyeltshen and Hodges 2005)
Washington 2001 – eradicated (Gyeltshen and Hodges 2005)
Intercepted at nurseries in imported plants (Haack et al. 2010)
Attacks numerous species of hardwood trees including Citrus spp., but also pecan, apple, Australian pine, hibiscus, sycamore, willow, pear, mulberry, pigeon pea, China-berry, poplar, litchi, kumquat, Japanese red cedar, and Ficus. (Gyeltshen and Hodges 2005)
Not currently established
Distribution / Maps / Survey Status
The section below contains highly relevant resources for this species, organized by source.
Council or Task Force
Gyeltshen, J. and A. Hodges. 2005. Citrus Longhorned Beetle, Anoplophora chinensis. University of Florida, University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences Extension. Electronic Data Information Source Publication #ENY357 (IN633).
Haack, R.A., F. Hérard, 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.