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Wood borer infestation

From: Mary-Lou Florian <mflorian>
Date: Sunday, May 13, 2007
Katja Telp <katjatelp [at] sbcglobal__net> writes

>A polychrome wooden sculpture I am restoring has some alarming wood
>borer infestation, and it is nothing I have ever seen before. The
>exit holes are enormous, about an inch long and oval. The undigested
>wood shavings from the holes are 3/4 inches long.

The large wood shavings suggest rodent damage

Mary-Lou Florian


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