EPPO Global Database

Anoplophora glabripennis(ANOLGL)

Distribution details in United States of America

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 1996
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, only in some areas and under eradication (2017-05).
From CABI Pest map 590 (2014): Present, restricted distribution
Comments
In the USA, it was first discovered in New York (Central Park, Brooklyn) in August 1996. Then was found in other parts of New York (Long Island, Queens, Manhattan, Staten and Prall's Islands), and the nearby state of New Jersey (Hudson, Middlesex, Union Counties). A second outbreak was found in Chicago (Illinois) in July 1998. In August 2008, it was found for the first time in Massachusetts. In California and Washington states, it has only been detected near warehouses but these incursions have not led to the establishment of the pest. Eradication efforts continue.

EPPO Reporting Service (1998/200) : an alert to this newly important pest, which is proposed for the EPPO A1 list.

EPPO Reporting Service (2008/157) : eradication continues in the USA. In 2008, it was eradicated from the Hudson county in New Jersey but discovered in Massachusetts.

EPPO Reporting Service (2013/077) : in March 2013, the NPPO officially announced the eradication of the pest from New Jersey.

EPPO Reporting Service (2013/130) : in New York, declared eradicated from Islip area in 2011, and from Manhattan and Staten Island in May 2013.
References
* NPPO Pest Alert System of 2002-02-05, 2001-11-13, 2008-04-23, 2008-08-14, 2011-04.

* NAPPO Phytosanitary Pest Alert System. Official Pest Reports.
- USA (2017-15-19) Anoplophora glabripennis (Asian Longhorned Beetle) -APHIS Removes a Portion of Queens, New York, from the Regulated Area in the United States. http://www.pestalert.org/oprDetail_print.cfm?oprid=712
- USA (2016-12-20) Anoplophora glabripennis (Asian Longhorned Beetle) - Portions of Long Island, New York, added to the Regulated Area in the United States. http://www.pestalert.org/oprDetail.cfm?oprID=698
- USA (2014- 05-22) Anoplophora glabripennis (Asian Longhorned Beetle) – Eradicated from Suffolk and Norfolk Counties, Massachusetts. http://www.pestalert.org/oprDetail.cfm?oprID=583
- USA (2014-05-22) Anoplophora glabripennis (Asian Longhorned Beetle) - Portions of Long Island, New York added to the regulated area. http://www.pestalert.org/oprDetail.cfm?oprID=582
- USA (2013-05-14) Asian longhorned beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis) eradicated from Manhattan and Staten Island, New York. http://www.pestalert.org/oprDetail_print.cfm?oprid=547
- USA (2013-03-14) Asian Longhorned Beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis) eradicated from New Jersey. http://www.pestalert.org/oprDetail.cfm?oprID=543
- USA (2011-08-26) APHIS removes Islip, New York from the Asian Longhorned Beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis) quarantine area. http://www.pestalert.org/oprDetail_print.cfm?oprid=499

* USDA-APHIS News Release (2013-03-04) New Jersey declares itself free from devastating tree-killing pest. http://asianlonghornedbeetle.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/ALBNJ_NewsRelease_Final.pdf
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Canada British Columbia Absent, intercepted only view...
Canada Transient, under eradication view...
Canada Ontario Transient, under eradication view...