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A Guide to Florida's Common Bark and Ambrosia Beetles

Craig Bateman and Jiri Hulcr

This guide provides an introduction to the biology and identification of Florida's bark and ambrosia beetles.

Publication #FOR321

Release Date:May 28, 2020

Reviewed At:April 20, 2023

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Hulcr, Jiri


University of Florida

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About this Publication

This document is FOR321, one of a series of the School of Forest Resources and Conservation Department, UF/IFAS Extension. Original publication date September 2014. Revised March 2017. Visit the EDIS website at for the currently supported version of this publication.

About the Authors

Craig Bateman, PhD student, Entomology and Nematology Department; and Jiri Hulcr, assistant professor, School of Forest Resources and Conservation; UF/IFAS Extension, Gainesville, FL 32611.


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