Mogulones crucifer (Herbst)

Plant species attacked: Hound's-tongue
Biocontrol Agent Type: Root feeding beetle (weevil)
Country of Origin: The populations released in BC orginated in Hungary and Serbia
First Released in BC: 1997
Click on image to view larger photo: Mogulones crucifer larva Mogulones crucifer Mogulones crucifer feeding damage
 
Positive monitoring and/or dispersal locations in BC on Hound's-tongue:
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Established Mogulones crucifer on Hound's-tongue locations
Download Field Guide: Operational Field Guide - Mogulones crucifer
 
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