EPPO Global Database

Agrilus planipennis(AGRLPL)

Distribution details in United States of America (Arkansas)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2021: Present, no details
All counties are regulated.
* Bataineh MM, Walters BL, Clarke SR, Babst B, Ficklin R (2021) Emerald ash borer infestation in Arkansas: extent, severity, and progression. Forest Health Monitoring: National Status, Trends, and Analysis 2020. Chapter 13. General Technical Report, USDA Forest Service, pp 197-206. https://www.srs.fs.usda.gov/pubs/gtr/gtr_srs261/gtr_srs261_013.pdf
------- Mainly in the southern part of Arkansas, spread continues.

* NAPPO Phytosanitary Alert System. Official Pest Reports.
- USA (2018-06-22) Agrilus planipennis (Emerald Ash Borer): APHIS Adds All of Arkansas and Shawnee County, Kansas, to the Regulated Area in the United State. https://www.pestalerts.org/oprDetail.cfm?oprID=757
- USA (2016-12-27) Agrilus planipennis (Emerald Ash Borer) – APHIS adds Counties in Arkansas to the regulated area in the United States. https://www.ippc.int/en/countries/united-states-of-america/pestreports/2016/12/agrilus-planipennis-emerald-ash-borer-aphis-adds-counties-in-arkansas-to-the-regulated-area-in-the-united-states/

* USDA–APHIS/ARS/FS (2016) Emerald Ash Borer Biological Control - Release and Recovery Guidelines. USDA–APHIS–ARS-FS, Riverdale, Maryland, 58 pp.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Canada Ontario Present, restricted distribution view...
Canada Québec Present, few occurrences view...
Canada Manitoba Present, restricted distribution view...
Canada New Brunswick Present, few occurrences view...
Canada Nova Scotia Present, few occurrences view...
Canada Present, restricted distribution view...