EPPO Global Database

Anthonomus grandis grandis(ANTHGR)

Distribution details in United States of America (Texas)

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1996: Present, widespread
From CABI Pest map 012 (1993): Present, no details
From NPPO: Present, widespread
Comments
Widespread, particularly in the eastern half and in the far south. Under eradication in some parts of the north and west, and south. A few counties in the centre of the state make up a boll weevil-free area.
References
* Frank, W. A.; Slosser, J. E. (1990) Southwestern Entomologist 15 (1), 77-78.

* Fuchs, T.W.; England, A. (1989) Winter habitat sampling for overwintering boll weevils as a component of an integrated pest management program. Southwestern Entomologist 14, 265-269.

* Terranova, A. C.; Jones, R. G.; Bartlett, A. C. (1990) Southwestern Entomologist 15 (4), 481-496.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Mexico Present, widespread view...