Occurrence of Cerambycid Borer Bandar pascoei (Lansberge) in Punjab


  • Sandeep Singh Department of Fruit Science, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana 141004, Punjab
  • Kolla Sreedevi Division of Germplasm Collection and Characterization, ICAR-National Bureau of Agricultural Insect Resources, Hebbal, Bellary Road, Bengaluru 560024, Karnataka
  • Rajwinder Kaur Sandhu Department of Fruit Science, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana 141004, Punjab
  • Rakesh Kumar Sharma Punjab Agricultural University Farm Advisory Service Centre, Gangian, Hoshiarpur 144005, Punjab
  • Masrat Siraj Department of Fruit Science, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana 141004, Punjab




Borer, Bandar pascoei, Coleoptera, Hoshiarpur, Punjab, Mango Growing Regions, Survey, Light Trap


This study brings out the occurrence of cerambycid borer Bandar pascoei, (Lansberge) from mango growing regions of Punjab. The redescription of the species alongwith distribution records are also given.


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Singh, S. ., Sreedevi, K., Sandhu, R. K., Sharma, R. K., & Siraj, M. (2023). Occurrence of Cerambycid Borer <i>Bandar pascoei</i> (Lansberge) in Punjab. Indian Journal of Entomology, 85(3), 686–687. https://doi.org/10.55446/IJE.2022.588



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