Pest Photo

Fabio Stergulc, Università di Udine,

European pine shoot moth

Rhyacionia buoliana

European pine shoot moth (Rhyacionia buoliana) is an insect pest of pine trees. It is a native of Central Europe and was first detected in New York in 1914.

Greatly damaging the appearance of pines, this pest is especially a concern for nurseries and the Christmas tree industry.

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