So Many Shot Hole Borers: New Research Charts Four Nearly Identical Species

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Tiny beetles once known as tea shot hole borers are actually a group of four distinct species that appear almost exactly the same to even the trained eye. In a new study, researchers combine both physical measurements and molecular genetics to better define the members of the Euwallacea fornicatus cryptic species…

Source: Entomology Today

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