Asian Long-Horned Beetle

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Asian Long-Horned Beetle:







"Asian Long-Horned Beetle"


Asian Long-Horned Beetle


Scientific Name: Anoplophora Glabripennis

Length: 0.67 to 1.5 inches

Commonly Found: Animalia

Asian long-horned beetle facts

Asian long-horned beetle is native to China , Japan and  Korea where it is considered a major pest causing mortality of many Elm, Maple, Popler and willow trees . Asian Long-Horned Beetle larvae tunnel through the living tissue of the tree stopping the flow of water and nutrients , slowly killing it . This beetle is believed to have been spread from Asia to other countries including the United state due international shipping of solid wood packaging material.

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