Inside of an ohia log with tunnels created by wood boring beetles

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An ohia tree log showing tunnels created by wood boring beetles

Detailed Description

Wood boring beetle tunnels inside of an ‘ōhi‘a log. Researchers are investigating if the spread of beetle frass (excrement) is a pathway for movement of a fungus that causes Rapid ‘Ōhi‘a Death.


Image Dimensions: 3264 x 2448

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US


Carter Atkinson, USGS-PIERC