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Christopher Pierce, USDA APHIS PPQ, Bugwood.org
Bamboo borer
Chlorophorus annularis

Bamboo borer (Chlorophorus annularis) is an insect pest of bamboo. It is a native of Asia and was first detected in Hawaii in 1968.

Interceptions occur frequently with imported bamboo, but this pest is not established in the Continental United States.

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