EPPO Global Database

Thaumatotibia leucotreta(ARGPLE)

Distribution details in Kenya

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, no details
From CABI Pest map 352 (2002): Present, no details
* Brown JW, Copeland RS, Aarvik L, Miller SE, Rosati ME, Luke Q (2014) Host records for fruit-feeding afrotropical Tortricidae (Lepidoptera). African Entomology, 22(2), 343–376.

* Huisman KJ, Koster JC (2000) Entomologische Berichten, Amsterdam 60, 193-216.

* Mkiga AM, Mohamed SA, du Plessis H, Khamis FM, Ekesi S (2019) Field and laboratory performance of False Codling Moth, Thaumatotibia Leucotreta (Lepidoptera: Troticidae) on orange and selected vegetables. Insects 10(3), 63. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects10030063

* Mutyambai DM, Mbeche NI, Onamu E, Kasina MJ, Nderitu JH, Mweke NA (2020) False codling moth, Thaumatotibia leucotreta (Meyrick) a new threat to horticulture industry: Stakeholders’ perspectives on the status, impact and management in Kenya. Journal of Plant Diseases and Protection 127, 799-804.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Ethiopia Present, no details view...
Somalia Present, no details view...
Tanzania Present, no details view...
Uganda Present, no details view...