Scientific name: Agrilus planipennis
Description: Adults are roughly 3/8 to 5/8 inch long with metallic green wing covers and a copperty red purple abdomen.
Host: Ash Tree -Fraxinus SP.
Symptoms: Larvae feed in the phloem and outer sapwood,producing galleries that eventually girdle and kill branches and entire tree. Adult bettle leave distinctive D-shape exit holes in the outer bark of the branches trucnk.