EPPO Global Database

Thaumatotibia leucotreta(ARGPLE)

Distribution details in Malawi

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1995: Present, no details
From CABI Pest map 352 (2002): Present, no details
* Chambers BQ, Samways MJ, Ironside DA (1995) Egg distribution of the fruit borers Cryptophlebia leucotreta (Meyrick) and C. batrochopa (Meyrick) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) and their egg parasitoid Trichogrammatoidea cryptophlebiae Nagaraja (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) in macadamia trees in Malawi. African Entomology 3 (2), 181-188.

* Huisman, K. J.; Koster, J. C. (2000) Entomologische Berichten, Amsterdam 60, 193-216.

* La Croix EAS, Thindwa HZ, Hall DR (1985) Studies on macadamia nut borer (Cryptophlebia spp.) in northern Malawi. Tropical Pest Management 31 (3), 189-191, 248, 252.

* USDA (1984) Pests not known to occur in the United States or of limited distribution. No. 48 Cryptophlebia leucotreta. USDA APHIS-PPQ, Beltsville, USA.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Mozambique Present, no details view...
Tanzania Present, no details view...
Zambia Present, no details view...