This datasheet represents an Approved Method for:
2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
Major Hosts identified in the CAPS Host Matrix*:
Apple; Citrus; Hazel; Maple; Poplar; Willow
*This list includes important economic or environmental hosts but does not represent all major hosts of the pest. Check CPHST 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:
Not known to vector any pathogens or other associated organisms.
Product Name / Instructions
NAPIS Survey Method
See the Exotic Wood Borer/Bark Beetle National Survey Guidelines for more details.
3031 - General Visual Observation
Morphological: Resembles Anoplophora glabripennis, Asian Long-horned Beetle (ALB). Anoplophora chinensis differs from ALB in having two pairs of polished white tubercles at the base of the elytra. These are visible with a 10x hand lens and are not present on ALB. Identification should be performed by a taxonomist with expertise in the family Cerambycidae.
Present in U.S.: Monochamus scutellatus Limited distribution in U.S.: Anoplophora glabripennis (ALB)