Explanation of Names
Diorhabda carinulata (Desbrochers 1870)
sw US (BG data), native to Asia (so. Russia and Iran to Mongolia and western China)
used in North America to control Tamarix spp. Introduced in 2001 from Eurasia
. Impact of the Tamarisk Leaf Beetle (Diorhabda carinulata
) on the diet of Insectivorous Birds.