EPPO Global Database

Raffaelea quercivora(RAFFQU)

Last modification: 2003-10-10

Basic information
  • EPPO code: RAFFQU
  • Preferred name: Raffaelea quercivora
  • Authority: Kubono & Ito


In association with the ambrosia beetle Platypus quercivorus, R. quercivora has caused extensive mortality in oak in Japan . This can be compared with the similar situation of Platypus koryoensis and Raffaellae quercus-mongolicae in Korea.