Alphitophagus bifasciatus in Sweden

Species name:Alphitophagus bifasciatus
Family:Tenebrionidae
Group:Arthropods
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Habitats:Greenhouses or compost heaps, Under human management
Time of introduction:1950's
Year of first report:1955
Type of introduction:Unintentional
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Status:Established
Frequency:Not known
Invasiveness:Not known
Impact:Not known
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Last updated12-02-2014 (day-month-year)
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References:
  • Berg, L.M. & Nilsson, T. (1997). Introduktion av främmande arter i svensk landmiljö – Omfatning och konsekvenser. Naturvårdsverket Förlag, rapport 4658.
  • Odegaard, F. (1999): Invasive beetle species (Coleoptera) associated with compost heaps. Norw. J. Entomol. 46, 67-78.
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