EPPO Global Database

Agrilus planipennis(AGRLPL)

Distribution details in United States of America (Maryland)

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2003
From CABI Pest map 675 (2006): Present, restricted distribution
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2003/148) : detected in September 2003 at one nursery in Prince George’s county.
References
* NAPPO Pest Alert System.
- News story posted 2003-09-05. http://www.pestalert.org
- Official Pest Reports (2011-08-15). Emerald Ash Borer (Agrilus planipennis) – Quarantine area expanded to include the District of Columbia and additional counties in Maryland and Tennessee. http://www.pestalert.org/oprDetail.cfm?oprID=497
------- Allegany, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Calvert, Carroll, Frederick, Garrett, Harford, Howard, Montgomery, Saint Mary’s, and Washington counties

* INTERNET
Maryland Department of Agriculture News Release. New exotic pest identified in Marylands’ Ash Trees, 2003-09-02. http://www.mda.state.md.us/press/eabrel.htm
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...