Brown spruce longhorned beetle - Tetropium fuscum
Effective: August 18, 2010
Coleoptera : Cerambycidae
Pest Code (NAPIS):
This pest is a member of the following lists:
These Approved Methods are appropriate for:
2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015
Major Hosts identified in the Host Matrix:
Fir; Larch; Pine; Spruce
This list includes important economic or environmental hosts but does not represent all major hosts of the pest. Check CAPS pest datasheet for complete list of hosts.
Human and Animal Pathogens Transmitted:
Not known to transmit any human or animal pathogens.
Plant Pathogens and Organisms Vectored:
Ophiostoma tetropii and Pesotum fragrans
|| Product Name / Instructions
|| NAPIS Survey Method
2 - Cross Vane Panel Trap, Black
|3001 - General Trapping Procedure
Trap Spacing: Traps with different lure combinations are normally placed 30 meters (98 feet) apart.
9/14/17: The combination of lures for Tetropium fuscum is also effective for T. castaneum. If Tetropium fuscum is listed as a survey target in a work plan, then T. castaneum must also be listed in the work plan.
All three lures listed are necessary to trap for this species.
The release rates of these lures are highly temperature-dependent. However, CAPS has listed a conservative length of effectiveness that will be effective for even the warmest climates in the CAPS community.