Laricobius nigrinus, dubbed the Lari beetle, feeds on hemlock woolly adelgid egg sacs (white blotches) on a stem at Grandfather Golf & Country Club.
Laricobius nigrinus, dubbed the Lari beetle, feeds on hemlock woolly adelgid egg sacs (white blotches) on a stem at Grandfather Golf & Country Club. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
Laricobius nigrinus, dubbed the Lari beetle, feeds on hemlock woolly adelgid egg sacs (white blotches) on a stem at Grandfather Golf & Country Club. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com

Hope for NC forest hemlocks comes in shape of tiny predator

March 29, 2015 02:00 AM