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

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.

Details

Image Dimensions: 3264 x 2448

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US

Credits

Carter Atkinson, USGS-PIERC