Exotic Pest Reporting
Georgette Smith, Canadian Forest Service, Bugwood.org
Brown spruce longhorned beetle
Brown spruce longhorned beetle (Tetropium fuscum) is an insect pest of pine trees. It is a native of Europe.
Currently found only in Nova Scotia, Canada. This is just one of many forest pests that are moved to un-infested forests by humans moving firewood. Help protect our forests: don't move firewood!
Summaries of State Plant Protection Laws and Regulations
10/25/2017 - Pine-hungry beetles creeping north to N.S.
05/29/2015 - How longhorned beetles find Mr. Right