emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis ) on ash (Fraxinus spp. ) - 5449381

emerald ash borer
Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire, 1888

Host: ash (Fraxinus spp. L.)
Descriptor: Egg(s)
Description: Eggs of emerald ash borer are ~1mm in diamater and amber in color.  Females lay their eggs on ash trees in bark crevices and between layers of bark.  To find eggs in the field, we use a sharp knife to separated bark layers, exposing the eggs,
Image type: Field
Image location: Michigan, United States

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Specimen in collection: No
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Name: Debbie Miller
Organization: USDA Forest Service
Country: United States

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Image Number: 5449381

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Node Affiliation: Bugwood - UGA

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Image uploaded on Monday, December 12, 2011
Image Information last updated on Tuesday, December 13, 2011