Exapion fuscirostre (F.)

Plant species attacked: Scotch broom
Biocontrol Agent Type: Seed feeding weevil
Country of Origin: The populations in BC are believed to have crossed the Canadian border sometime since its first introduction into California, in 1964
First Released in BC: Adventive
 
Positive monitoring and/or dispersal locations in BC on Scotch broom:
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Established Exapion fuscirostre on Scotch broom locations
 
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This biocontrol agent is currently not available for distribution