EPPO Global Database

Diaphorina citri(DIAACI)

Distribution details in Costa Rica

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2005
From CABI Pest map 334 (2011): Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2008/070) : first report in 2005.

In 2011, the presence of huanglonging (transmitted by D. citri) was reported for the first time (IPPC website, 2011).
References
* Villalobos W, Hollis D, Godoy C, Rivera C (2005) First report of Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) in Costa Rica. Insecta Mundi 19(3), 191-192 (abst.).

* IPPC website. Official Pest Reports – Costa Rica. Huanglongbing (HLB) se detecta en Costa Rica (2011-03-29). https://www.ippc.int/index.php