A native of eastern Asia, the multicolored Asian lady beetle, Harmonia axyridis, was introduced into the United States by the U.S. Department of Agriculture as a biological control agent. This tree dwelling beetle, of the family Coccinellidae, is an important predator of aphids and scale insects. It
Photos and Descriptions of North Carolina Beetles. Female Multi-colored Asian Ladybug Beetle, Durham, 7/13/06. Durham, 11/4/05. This female Multi-colored Asian ladybug quickly freed herself from this spider web by somehow causing the strand it was on to lengthen and weaken.
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Invasive Species – (Anoplophora glabripennis) Watch List – Prohibited in Michigan The Asian longhorned beetle can attack and kill many tree species including poplar, willow, sycamore, and chestnut, but its favorite host are maple trees.
Beetle fossils are abundant in the Cenozoic; by the Quaternary (up to 1.6 mya), fossil species are identical to living ones, while from the Late Miocene (5.7 mya) the fossils are still so close to modern forms that they are most likely the ancestors of living species.
Ladybird is a name that has been used in England for more than 600 years for the European beetle Coccinella septempunctata. As knowledge about insects increased, the name became extended to all its relatives, members of the beetle family Coccinellidae. Of course these insects are not birds, but
The Asian Longhorned Beetle (ALB)(Anoplophora glabripennis) is an invasive beetle believed to have arrived in New York from its native China via untreated packing crates and wooden pallets. Infestations have been discovered in Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, and Staten Island. Tunneling by ALB larvae
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Details of Asian longhorn beetle, its impact, spread and how to identify it.