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Title: Walnut Twig Beetle (pityophthorus juglandis blackman) (coleoptera: curculionidae: scolytinae)

Author: Mayfield, Albert E. III; Lambdin, P.L.;

Date: 2014

Source: In: FHTET-2013-2, The Use of Classical Biological Control to Preserve Forests in North American, Roy Van Driesche and Richard Reardon, eds. 321-330. 10 p.

Publication Series: Book Chapter

Description: The walnut twig beetle, Pityophthorus juglandis Blackman (Scolytini: Pityophthorina), was initially described by Blackamn (1928) from specimens collected on black walnut (Juglans nigra L.) in Lone Mountain, New Mexico and Paradise, Arizona (Blackman, 1928; Cranshaw, 2011; LaBonte and rabaglia, 2012). There are no synonyms in the literature.

Keywords: Walnut twig beetle

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Mayfield, Albert E., III; Lambdin, P.L. 2014. Walnut Twig Beetle (pityophthorus juglandis blackman) (coleoptera: curculionidae: scolytinae). In: Roy Van Driesche and Richard Reardon (eds.), The use of classical biological control to preserve forests in North America. FHTET-2013-12. USDA Forest Service, Forest Health Technology Enterprise Team, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA. 321-330. 10 p.


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