Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Emerald Ash Borer Awareness Week - EAB Look-Alikes

Do you know what the emerald ash borer looks like?

There are several metallic green insects that are commonly confused with the emerald ash borer. EAB adults are slender beetles with metallic green bodies. They are approximately 1/2" long. There emerge from infested ash trees in early summer from D-shaped exit holes.

Check out these flyers for photos of commonly confused EAB look-alikes:

Don't Be Fooled By Look-Alikes!

Native Borers and Emerald Ash Borer Look-Alikes


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