Dendroctonus micans. Survey Reference. 1. Dendroctonus micans (Kugelann). Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae. Great spruce bark beetle. Host(s). Pest management with Dendroctonus micans. Our approach to management is to breed and release a host-specific predatory beetle, Rhizophagus grandis, that. An environmentally sound method of pest management to control an alien pest, the great spruce bark beetle, Dendroctonus micans.

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The giant bark-beetle Dendroctonus micans Kugelann in Turkey Coleoptera: Each abdominal segment has two to three tergal folds and the pleuron is not longitudinally divided.

The genus Dendroctonus Erichson Scolytidae has over 20 species worldwide.

Elsevier Scientific Publishing Company. Outbreak of Dendroctonus micans.

Variations de la pression osmotique de Picea excelsa a la suite des attaques de Dendroctonus micans Kug. Several females may mine the same area and their excavations may coalesce. However, treatments were not successful, except for a slight decrease in the populations of the pest DKOA, Rhizophagidae and Dendroctonus micans Coleoptera: Silvicultural and physiological characteristics of trees damaged by Dendroctonus.

great spruce bark beetle, Dendroctonus micans Coleoptera: Curculionidae

Verbenone interrupts attraction to host volatiles and reduces attack on Pinus tabuliformis Pinaceae by Dendroctonus valens Coleoptera: When emergence does occur, the adults cut round emergence holes through the thin bark that covers the brood system. The results of the study were based on the detections in 14 experimental plots with trees were both D.


The female bores through the bark and establishes a brood chamber. Panel on Plant Health. When feeding is completed, they move back into the islands of tightly packed frass and construct single pupal chambers.

Pest categorisation of Dendroctonus micans

These are covered with frass and wood dust. The time required for D.

Some new ,icans on the biology of Rhizophagus grandis Col.: Pan-Pacific Entomologist, 73 1: At present, it is found throughout Eurasia and has adapted to a wide range of forest conditions. Proceedings of the International Congress of Entomology, Hamburg, The beetles attack living trees and usually complete their life cycle without killing their host, except under epidemic conditions at the limits of their distribution range, where hundreds of thousands of trees can be killed.

Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report. The pupae are white and “mummy-like”; they are exarate, with legs and wings separate from the body. Therefore, there is no adult aggregation pheromone.


Dendroctonus micans – Wikipedia

Mating takes place under the bark prior to emergence and before the adult beetles are fully chitinized. The larvae are legless and “C”-shaped, white with darker heads.

Bright and Skidmore, Dendroctonus micans in the United Kingdom. It also breeds in other Eurasian spruce species such as Picea asperata dragon sprucePicea crassifolia Qinghai sprucePicea ajanensis [Picea jezoensis] ezo sprucePicea obovata Siberian spruce and Picea omorika Serbian spruceas well dendrovtonus in several North American spruce species that have been introduced into its geographic range.

Growth Stages Top of page Vegetative growing stage. Scolytidaea taxonomic monograph. Dynamics of Dendroctonjs Insect Populations. However, all of the latter species confine their attacks to Pinus spp.

Host colonization strategies in Dendroctonus: