EPPO Global Database

Cactoblastis cactorum(CACTCA)

Distribution details in Uruguay

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2012: Present, no details
* Biezanko CM, Ruffinelli A, Link D (1974) [Host-plants and any other foods of the lepidopterous larvae of the Uruguay]. Revista Centro Ciencias Rurais 4(2), 107-148 (in Spanish).

* Van Buurt G, Debrot AO (2012) Introduced agricultural pests, plant and animal diseases and vectors in the Dutch Caribbean, with an ‘Alert species’ list. IMARES Wageningen UR (NL) report no. C193/11, 35 pp.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Argentina Present, no details view...
Brazil Present, restricted distribution view...