EPPO Global Database

Brachyplatys subaeneus(BRAPSU)

Distribution details in Ecuador

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2019
EPPO Reporting Service (2021/037) : first found in March 2019 in Cajanus cajan crops near Guayaquil. Then also found in the same area on Mucuna pruriens and Zea mays.
* Añino YJ, Zumba-Zhongor M, Naranjo-Morán JA, Rodríguez R, Santos-Murgas A, Zachrisson B (2020) Primer reporte de Brachyplatys subaeneus (Westwood) (Heteroptera: Plataspidae) en Ecuador y el listado sinóptico de sus plantas hospedantes. Idesia 38(1), 113-118.