Pest Photo

Georgette Smith, Canadian Forest Service,

Brown spruce longhorned beetle

Tetropium fuscum

Brown spruce longhorned beetle (Tetropium fuscum) is an insect pest of pine trees. It is a native of Europe.

Currently found only in Nova Scotia, Canada. This is just one of many forest pests that are moved to un-infested forests by humans moving firewood. Help protect our forests: don't move firewood!

For more information about this plant pest, see the CAPS data sheet and the CABI data sheet.
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