EPPO Global Database

Anthonomus eugenii(ANTHEU)

Distribution details in United States of America (Georgia)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2022: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 1946
From CABI Pest map 652 (2004): Present, no details
* O'Brien CW, Wibner GJ (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.

* Sparks Jr AN, Weredyk TR, Torrance T, Shealey J, Hollifield S, Gay W, Kichler J, Hand J (2022) Overwintering of Anthonomus eugenii (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in Southern Georgia. Journal of Entomological Science 57(1), 123-128.
------- since 2017, it is considered that it can overwinter in Southern Georgia (whereas before infestations were usually linked to introduction from infested areas).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Canada British Columbia Absent, pest eradicated view...
Canada Present, few occurrences view...
Canada Ontario Transient view...
Mexico Present, widespread view...