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PESTS AND DISEASES OF FORESTRY IN NEW ZEALAND


 Forestry pests in New Zealand

 

Acrocercops laciniella, blackbutt leafminer

Adelges nordmannianae, fir adelgid (Syn: Dreyfusia nusslini or Adelges nusslini)

Adelgid, fir, Adelges nordmannianae

Aenetus virescens, puriri moth

Amasa truncata, introduced ambrosia beetle of hardwoods in New Zealand (formerly known as Xyleborus truncatus)

Ambeodontus tristis, two-toothed longhorn, a native softwood borer

Amphipsalta spp. Cicadas, large

Anobium punctatum, house borer (sometimes called household borer)

Anoeconeoassa communis (psyllid)

Antheraea eucalypti, Gum emporer-moth (current name Opodiphthera eucalypti)

Aphid, Monterey pine, Essigella californica

Aphid, pine, Eulachnus brevipilosus 

Aphid, pine woolly, Pineus pini (formerly known as Pineus laevis)

Arhopalus tristis (=Arhopalus ferus), burnt pine longhorn beetle

Artona martini

ASH LEAF PSYLLID, Psyllopsis fraxinicola

Ash whitefly, Siphoninus phillyreae

Australian termites in New Zealand

Bag moth, Liothula omnivora

Bark beetle, black pine, Hylastes ater

Bark beetle, cypress, Phloeosinus cupressi

Bark beetle, golden-haired, Hylurgus ligniperda

Beech buprestid, Nascioides enysi

Beech scale, Inglisia fagi

Blackbutt leafminer, Acrocercops laciniella

Blacklegged leafroller, Planotortrix notophaea

Black pine bark beetle, Hylastes ater

Blackwood tortoise beetle, Dicranosterna semipunctata

Blastopsylla occidentalis (shoot psyllid)

Blue-gum chalcid, Ophelimus sp. (Formerly known as Rhicnopeltella eucalypti)

Blue-gum psyllid, Ctenarytaina eucalypti

Bronze beetle, Eucolaspis brunnea

Bronze bug Thaumastocoris peregrinus

Brownheaded leafroller, Ctenopseustis obliquana

Brown lace lerp (psyllid), Cardiaspina fiscella

Burnt pine longhorn beetle, Arhopalus tristis

Cardiaspina fiscella, brown lace lerp (psyllid)

Carulaspis minima

Chafers, grass grub, melolonthine beetles

Cicadas, large, Amphipsalta spp.

Cinara pilicornis, spruce aphid

Coptomma lineatum, a native longhorn beetle (formerly known as Navomorpha lineata)

Creiis lituratus (psyllid)

Ctenarytaina eucalypti (blue-gum psyllid)

Ctenarytaina spatulata (shoot psyllid)

Ctenopseustis obliquana, brownheaded leafroller

Cypress barkbeetle, Phloeosinus cupressi

Dampwood termite, Australian, Porotermes adamsoni

Declana floccosa, forest semilooper

Dicranosterna semipunctata, blackwood tortoise beetle

Douglas fir seed chalcid, Megastigmus spermotrophus

Drywood termites, Australian

Elatobium abietinum, spruce aphid

Epichorista emphares

Epiphyas postvittana, light brown apple moth

Eriococcus coriaceus, gum-tree scale

Eriococcus orariensis, causal agent of manuka blight

Ernobius mollis, pine bark anobiid

Essigella californica, Monterey pine aphid

Eucalyptus leafroller, Strepsicrates macropetana

Eucalyptus tortoise beetle, Paropsis charybdis

Eucalyptolyma maideni (lerp psyllid)

Eucolaspis brunnea, bronze beetle

Eulachnus brevipilosus, pine aphid

Fir adelgid, Adelges nordmannianae

Forest semilooper, Declana floccosa

Giant willow aphid Tuberolachnus salignus

Glycaspis granulata, sugary lerp psyllid

Gonipterus platensis, gum-tree weevil (formerly known as G. Scuttelatus)

Grass grub, melolonthine beetles, chafers

Greenheaded leafroller, Planotortrix excessana

Greenhouse thrips, Heliothrips haemorrhoidalis

Gregarious tineid, Hierodoris atychioides (formerly Heliostibes atychioides)

Golden-haired bark beetle, Hylurgus ligniperda

Gum emperor-moth, Opodiphthera eucalypti (formerly known as Antheraea eucalypti)

Gum-tree scale, Eriococcus coriaceus

Gum-leaf skeletoniser, Uraba lugens

Gum-tree weevil, Gonipterus platensis (formerly known as G. scuttelatus)

Helicoverpa armigera conferta, tomato fruitworm (Syn: Heliothis armigera conferta)

Heliostibes atychioides, gregarious tineid (current name Hierodoris atychioides)

Heliothis armigera conferta, tomato fruitworm (current name Helicoverpa armigera conferta)

Heliothrips haemorrhoidalis greenhouse thrips

Hierodoris atychioides, gregarious tineid (formerly Heliostibes atychioides)

House borer (sometimes called household borer), Anobium punctatum

Household borer, native, Leanobium flavomaculatum (formerly known as Xyletinus undulatus)

Hylastes ater, black pine bark beetle

Hylurgus ligniperda, golden-haired bark beetle

Inglisia fagi, beech scale

Isotenes miserana, orange fruit borer

Kalotermes brouni, New Zealand drywood termite

Kaka, Nestor meridionalis

Kanuka longhorn, Ochrocydus huttoni

Leaf-mining sawfly, Phylacteophaga froggatti

Leanobium flavomaculatum, A native house borer (formerly known as Xyletinus undulatus)

Lemon tree borer, Oemona hirta

Leucaspis portaeaureae

Light brown apple moth, Epiphyas postvittana

Liothula omnivora, bag moth

Looper caterpillar, native, Pseudocoremia fenerata

Looper caterpillar, native, Pseudocoremia suavis

Lyctus brunneus, powder-post beetle

Manuka blight, Eriococcus orariensis

Megastigmus spermotrophus, Douglas fir seed chalcid

Melolonthine beetles (grass grub and other chafers)

Monterey pine aphid, Essigella californica

Mountain beech moth, Proteodes carnifex

Madarococcas totarae, totara scale

Nambouria xanthops, gall-forming insect pest of Eucalyptus

Nascioides enysi, beech buprestid

Navomorpha lineata, a native longhorn beetle (current name Coptomma lineatum)

Nestor meridionalis, Kaka

Obolodiplosis robiniae

Ochrocydus huttoni, kanuka longhorn

Oemona hirta, lemon tree borer

Oligonychus ununguis, spruce mite

Ophelimus, gall-formers on Eucalyptus spp.

Opodiphthera eucalypti, Gum emporer-moth (formerly known as Antheraea eucalypti)

Pachycotes peregrinus, a native softwood borer in moist logs and slow-seasoning forest produce

Paropsis charybdis, Eucalyptus tortoise beetle

Paropsisterna beata, Eucalyptus leaf beetle

Paropsisterna variicollis, Eucalyptus variegated beetle

Phloeosinus cupressi, cypress barkbeetle

Phoracantha semipunctata, introduced longhorn beetle

Phylacteophaga froggatti, leaf-mining sawfly

Pine bark anobiid,  Ernobius mollis

Pine aphid, Eulachnus brevipilosus

Pine twig chermes or pine woolly aphid, Pineus pini (formerly known as Pineus laevis)

Pineus laevis, Pine twig chermes or pine woolly aphid (current name Pineus pini)

Pineus pini, Pine twig chermes or pine woolly aphid (formerly known as Pineus laevis)

Pine woolly aphid or pine twig chermes, Pineus pini (formerly known as Pineus laevis)

Pinhole borers, native (Platypus apicalis, Treptoplatypus caviceps and Platypus gracilis)

Pit weevils, Psepholax species

Planotortrix excessana, greenheaded leafroller

Planotortrix notophaea, blacklegged leafroller

Platypus spp., pinhole borers, native

Porotermes adamsoni, Australian dampwood termite

Possums, Trichosurus vulpecula

Powder-post beetle, Lyctus brunneus

Proteodes carnifex , mountain beech moth

Psepholax species, pit weevils

Pseudocoremia fenerata, a native looper caterpillar

Pseudocoremia suavis, a native looper caterpillar (Syn: Selidosema suavis)

Psyllopsis fraxinicola, ash leaf psyllid

Puriri moth, Aenetus virescens

Siphoninus phillyreae, ash whitefly

Sirex wood wasp, Sirex noctilio

Spruce aphid, Elatobium abietinum and Cinara pilicornis

Spruce mite, Oligonychus ununguis

Strepsicrates macropetana, Eucalyptus leafroller

Subterranean termites, Australian

Sugary lerp psyllid, Glycaspis granulata

Termite, Australian dampwood, Porotermes adamsoni

Termite, Australian subterranean

Termite, New Zealand drywood, Kalotermes brouni

Termites, subterranean, Australian

Thaumastocoris peregrinus, bronze bug

Tomato fruitworm, Heliothis armigera

Torostoma apicale, a native wood-boring weevil

Tortoise beetle, blackwood, Dicranosterna semipunctata

Tortoise beetle, Eucalyptus, Paropsis charybdis

Tortoise beetle, Eucalyptus, Trachymela catenata

Tortoise beetle, Eucalyptus, Trachymela sloanei

Totara scale, Madarococcas totarae

Trachymela catenata (Eucalyptus tortoise beetle)

Trachymela sloanei (Eucalyptus tortoise beetle)

Treptoplatypus caviceps, native pinhole borer (formerly known as Platypus caviceps)

Trichosurus vulpecula, possums

Tuberolachnus salignus, giant willow aphid

Uraba lugens, gum-leaf skeletoniser

Vespula spp. European wasps

Wasps, European

Weevil, native wood-boring, Torostoma apicale

Whitefly, ash, Siphoninus phillyreae

Willow aphid, giant Tuberolachnus salignus

Xyleborus truncatus, introduced ambrosia beetle of hardwoods in New Zealand (current name Amasa truncata)

Xyletinus undulatus, A native house borer (current name Leanobium flavomaculatum)

 

 

 

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