EPPO Global Database

Diaphorina citri(DIAACI)

Distribution details in Paraguay

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2013: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2008
From CABI Pest map 334 (2011): Present, restricted distribution
From NPPO: Present, restricted distribution
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2013/026) : D.citri was first found in 2008 on Murraya paniculata, and in 2009 on mandarin (Citrus reticulata) crops. Surveys showed that D. citri occurred in the following departments: Alto Paraná, Caazapá, Central, Cordillera, Itapúa, Paraguarí and Presidente Hayes.
References
* de León JH, Sétamou M, Gastaminza, GA, Buenahora J, Cáceres S, Yamamoto PT, Bouvet JP, Logarzo GA (2011) Two separate introductions of Asian citrus psyllid populations found in the American continents. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 104(6), 1392-1398.
------- Itapua province. Also suggest that 2 separate introductions took place: 1 in South America and 1 in North America.

* INTERNET (via PestLens)
SENAVE (2013-01)
- Emergencia Fitosanitaria Huanglongbing (HLB). http://www.senave.gov.py/index.php/component/content/article?layout=edit&id=111
- Resolución No. 80. Servicio Nacional de Calidad y Sanidad Vegetal y de Semillas (SENAVE). http://www.senave.gov.py/docs/resoluciones/senave/Res80-13.pdf

* NPPO of Paraguay (1993).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Argentina Present, restricted distribution view...
Brazil Bahia Present, no details view...
Brazil Ceara Present, no details view...
Brazil Para Present, no details view...
Brazil Pernambuco Present, no details view...
Brazil Present, widespread view...
Brazil Santa Catarina Present, no details view...
Brazil Amazonas Present, no details view...
Brazil Sao Paulo Present, no details view...
Brazil Rio de Janeiro Present, no details view...
Uruguay Present, few occurrences view...