EPPO Global Database

Anthonomus eugenii(ANTHEU)

Distribution details in United States of America (Florida)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, no details
From CABI Pest map 652 (2004): Present, no details
* Capinera, J. L. (2002) Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida, USA. http://creatures.ifas.ufl.edu/veg/beetle/pepper_weevil.htm.
------- First recorded in 1935.

* O'Brien, C. W.; Wibner, G. J. (1982) Annotated checklist of the weevils (Curculionidae sensu lato) of North America, Central America and the West Indies (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute 34, 1-382.

* Patrock, R. J.; Schuster, D. J. (1992) Tropical Pest Management 38 (1), 65-69.

* Qureshi J, Kostyk BC (2020) Insecticidal control of Pepper Weevil on Jalapeño Pepper, Spring 2019, Arthropod Management Tests, Volume 45, Issue 1, 2020, tsaa027,

* Seal, D. R.; Schuster, D. J. (1996) Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society 108, 220-225.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Canada British Columbia Absent, pest eradicated view...
Canada Ontario Present, few occurrences view...
Canada Present, few occurrences view...
Mexico Present, widespread view...