Featured Pest

Asian Longhorned Beetle

Figure 1.  The Asian longhorned beetle is a large white-spotted beetle with long antennae.  Photo courtesy of Melody Keena, USDA Forest Service, Bugwood.org.

General Information

The Asian longhorned beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis Motschulsky (Coleoptera:  Cerambycidae)), a native of eastern Asia, poses a new threat to Arkansas’ forests (Fig. 1).  It is thought that the beetle was introduced to New York City in solid wood packing materials (Fig. [...]

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