Special Seminar

Date: 2018-04-19 14h30

Venue: FABI seminar room

Shot-hole borer: a new invasion threatening South Africa's trees

A seminar and discussion jointly hosted by FABI and the Centre for Invasion Biology. Co-presented by Profs Mark Robertson, Wilhelm de Beer and Dr Trudy Paap. Also open to the public.

RSVP before 12h00, 16 April


or monica.leitner@zoology.up.ac.za 

This beetle and its fungus has already been recorded on more than 40 tree species in Johannesburg, Pietermaritzburg and the Northern Cape, including 10 native tree species. Read more about the threat here.