EPPO Global Database

Ceroplastes rusci(CERPRU)

Distribution details in Malta

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2012: Present, no details
From CABI Pest map 373 (1993): Present, no details
Comments
Found in survey, according to FAO consultants' report in 1994. Confirmed by Misfud et al. (2013).
References
* Mifsud D, Falzon A, Malumphy C, de Lillo E, Vovlas N, Porcelli F (2012) On some arthropods associated with Ficus species (Moraceae) in the Maltese Islands. Bulletin of the Entomological Society of Malta 5, 5-34.
------- In Malta on Ficus microcarpa, F. carica; in Gozo on F. carica, F. rubiginosa.