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Richard L. Westcott, Wyatt Williams, Amy Grotta The exotic Agrilus cyanescens (Ratzeburg) (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) is discovered in Oregon Insecta Mundi 0724: 1–5
In two separate occurrences, graduates of the Oregon Forest Pest Detector program discovered the exotic Agrilus cyanescens (Ratzeburg) (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) in Portland, Oregon, damaging a backyard shrub, Lonicera involucrata (Rich.) Banks ex Spreng. (Caprifoliaceae). Although first detected in the USA 99 years ago, the known occurrence nearest to Oregon is in Utah.