EPPO Global Database

Ips subelongatus(IPSXFA)

Distribution details in China

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2019: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Pest map 706 (2008): Present, restricted distribution
Comments
It is a major pest in larch plantations (Gao et al., 2000). It occurs in Northeast China, Inner Mongolia, Hebei, Shanxi, Beijing, Xinjiang and Yunnan (Li et al., 2011).
References
* Douglas HB, Cognato AI, Grebennikov V, Savard K (2019) Dichotomous and matrix-based keys to the Ips bark beetles of the World (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae). Canadian Journal of Arthropod Identification, 38, 234 pp. doi: 10.3752/cjai.2019.38 http://cjai.biologicalsurvey.ca/dcgs_38/dcgs_38.html

* Fang S (1992) The eco-geographical distribution of forest insects in China. Journal of Northeast Forestry University 3(2), 13-22.

* Gao CQ, Sun SH, Ren XG, Niu YZ, Song LW, Zhang YS (2000) Study on biological and ecological characteristics of Ips subelongatus Motsch. Journal of Forestry Research 11(2), 114-118 (abst.).

* Li L, Wang Z, Wang X, An L (2011) Forest insect pest management and forest management in China: an overview. Environmental Management 48, 1107–1121.

* Wang HM, Lu Q, Meng XJ, Liu XW, Decock C, Zhang XY (2016) Ophiostoma olgensis, a new species associated with Larix spp. and Ips subelongatus in northern China. Phytotaxa 282(4), 282-290.
------- Studies on specimens collected from Neimenggu and Heilongjiang.
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, widespread view...
Russia Northern Russia Present, restricted distribution view...
Russia Present, restricted distribution view...
Russia Far East Present, widespread view...
Russia Western Siberia Present, widespread view...