EPPO Global Database

Ips plastographus(IPSXPL)


Important note about the classification of host plants in GD:
Categories have been assigned by the EPPO Secretariat on the basis of available data at the time of entry. They correspond to a qualitative evaluation of the importance of the host plant for the pest concerned and remain indicative only.
Further explanation of categories is available in the guide.
Organism Type
Picea sitchensis (PIESI) Host
Pinus (1PIUG) Host
Pinus contorta (PIUCN) Host
* Lanier GN (1967) Ips plastographus (Coleoptera: Scolytidae) tunnelling in sapwood of lodgepole pine in California. The Canadian Entomologist, 99(12), 1334-1335.
Pinus muricata (PIUMR) Host
Pinus ponderosa (PIUPO) Host
Pinus radiata (PIURA) Host
* Fox JW,  Wood DL, Koehler CS (1990) Distribution and abundance of engraver beetles (Scolytidae: Ips species) on Monterey pines infected with pitch canker. Canadian Entomologist 122 (11-12), 1157-1166.