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EENY491: Redbay Ambrosia Beetle Xyleborus glabratus Eichhoff (Insecta: Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae)

Figure 9. Small strings of compacted sawdust protruding from the bark at the point of attack are an indication of an infestation by the redbay ambrosia beetle, Xyleborus glabratus Eichhoff.

Credit: Photograph by: Michael Flores, University of Florida