An ambrosia beetle, Platypus quercivorus
, is the vector of Japanese oak wilt, one of the most serious forest diseases in Japan. P. quercivorus
is widely distributed in the main islands of Honshu, Kyushu and Shikoku, but there have been no records of P. quercivorus
in Hokkaido, the northernmost main ...
Author(s) : Ozaki, K.; Ueda, A.; Tokuda, S.; Wada, H.; Kitajima, H.
Publisher : Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Journal article : Journal of Forest Research 2021 Vol.26 No.2 pp.152-154 ref.19