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PESTS AND DISEASES OF FORESTRY IN NEW ZEALAND


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

  • Gum tree weevil
    Forest and Timber Insects in New Zealand No. 8: Gum-tree weevil.   Revised 2009 Based on J. Bain (1977) Insect: Gonipterus scutellatus Gyllenhal (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Fig. 1 - Gum-tree weevil. The line…

  • Gum tree weevil - Same insect, different name
    From Forest Health News No. 222, February 2012. A very recently published paper by Mapondera et al (see below) means that the Australian gum tree weevil present in New Zealand now…

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