Scolytus piceae (Swaine, 1910),

Douglas, Hume, Bouchard, Patrice, Anderson, Robert S., Tonnancour, Pierre de, Vigneault, Robert & Webster, Reginald P., 2013, New Curculionoidea (Coleoptera) records for Canada, ZooKeys 309, pp. 13-48: 40

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Scolytus piceae (Swaine, 1910)

new to Newfoundland

Scolytus piceae (Swaine, 1910)  new to Newfoundland


This infrequently collected native species breeds mainly in Picea  spp. ( Bright 1976). It is otherwise known from all other provinces and territories except for Prince Edward Island.

Specimen data.

Newfoundland: Humber District-Corner Brook, 12 mi NE Deer Lake, 49.318°N, 57.212°W, 23.vii.1970, ex. Picea mariana  , D.E. Bright (1, CNCI), CNC Diptera  133720.