Oak Ambrosia beetle - Platypus quercivorus
Effective: June 16, 2011
Taxonomic Position: Coleoptera : Platypodidae
Pest Type: Insects
This pest is a member of the following lists:

List 2018 2019 2020
Economic and Environmental reference reference reference
Exotic Wood Borer / Bark Beetle reference reference reference
Oak reference reference reference
This datasheet represents an Approved Method for: 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
Major Hosts identified in the CAPS Host Matrix*:
Human and Animal Pathogens Transmitted:
Plant Pathogens and Organisms Vectored:
Approved Method(s):
Trap Spacing: Traps with different lure combinations are normally placed 30 meters (98 feet) apart.
Approved Lure(s):
Lure Placement: Do not include lures for other target species in the trap when trapping for this target.
Approved Method(s):

Mistaken Identities: