|Common name: Ash borer/ Lilac borer.
Hodges #: 2589.
Identification: Rfw 14.4 mm, moth is wasp-like with clavate
antennae, metathoracic leg with 1st tarsal segment as long as
Similar species: 2532, 2536.
Distribution: southern Canada, southward to Florida and Utah with
isolated populations in California and Washington.
Hosts: larvae are branch and trunk borers in Fraxinus
pennsylvanicus Marsh.– Green Ash and Syringa vulgare L.–
ND, Cass Co., south Fargo, reared ex. Fraxinus
pennsylvanicus, emerged 12- VI- 1995, coll. G. Fauske, C. Locken.