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Raspberry cane borer

Oberea bimaculata

Raspberry cane borer

Jeff Hahn, University of Minnesota

Size: 1/2 inch long

Where/When: Found in cane and twigs of raspberry, blackberry, and fruit trees. Adults are active in June.

Significance: Affected canes wilt and die.

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