A Guide to Florida's Common Bark and Ambrosia Beetles1

Craig Bateman and Jiri Hulcr 2

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


1. 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. Reviewed March 2020. Visit the EDIS website at https://edis.ifas.ufl.edu for the currently supported version of this publication.
2. 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