Camphor Shoot Borer Cnestus mutilatus (Blandford, 1894)Non-native  Synonyms: Camphor Shoot Beetle, Sweetgum Ambrosia Beetle, Sweetgum Bark Beetle, Xyleborus mutilatus.


Adventive. Native to Asia, where it is widespread. First discovered in the U.S. in Mississippi in 1999 (BugGuide).

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A Camphor Shoot Borer in Wicomico Co., Maryland (5/14/2015). Photo by Jim Young. (MBP list)

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