EPPO Global Database

Agrilus mali(AGRLMA)

Distribution details in China (Xinjiang)

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, widespread
First recorded in: 1995
Comments
First found in an apple orchard in Xinyuan in 1995, it then rapidly invaded wild apple (Malus sieversii) forests in Yili Valley of Tianshan Mountains, where it has killed thousands of wild apple trees.
References
* Cui ZJ, Zhang YL, Zhang X, Luo ZH, Zhang P, Golec J, Poland T, Zalucki MP, Han P, Lu ZZ (2019) Life history and mortality factors of Agrilus mali Matsumura (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) in wild apples in Northwestern China. Agricultural and Forest Entomology 21(3), 309-317.
------- Widely distributed in this province.

* Jendek E, Grebennikov V (2011) Agrilus (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) of East Asia. Prague, Jan-Frakač, 362 pp.

* Kaderya K, Peng B, Ma ZL, Adil S, Zhao WX (2020) [Study on acctractiveness of the different light phototaxis and different light on Agrilus mali Mastumura]. Forest Research 33(1), 13-122 (in Chinese).

* Yi Z, Liu D, Cui X, Shang Z (2016) Morphology and ultrastructure of antennal sensilla in male and female Agrilus mali (Coleoptera: Buprestidae). Journal of Insect Science 16(1), 1-10.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Korea Dem. People's Republic Present, no details view...
Mongolia Present, no details view...
Russia Eastern Siberia Present, no details view...
Russia Far East Present, no details view...
Russia Present, restricted distribution view...