Xyleborus seriatus Blandford (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae), An Asian Ambrosia Beetle New to North America

E. Richard Hoebeke, Robert J. Rabaglia
2008 Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington  
Ahstract.-Xj'/eborus seriatus Blandford, an ambrosia beetle described from Japan, is reported for the first time from North America, based on specimens examined from Massachusetts. A re-description and diagnosis of the adult female, a summary of known distribution and biology, a revision to an existing key to North American xyleborine species to include this newly detected immigrant, and photographs of the adult habitus and other diagnostic morphological features are presented.
doi:10.4289/07-048.1 fatcat:ps6kjho4vvdprp6e2l23snogiu