EPPO Global Database

Diaprepes abbreviatus(DPREAB)

Distribution details in United States of America (Florida)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2014: Present, no details
From CABI Pest map 408 (1980): Present, no details
* Ascunce MS, Ernst JA, Clark A, Nigg HN (2008) Mitochondrial nucleotide variability in invasive populations of the root weevil Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) of Florida and preliminary assessment of Diaprepes sp. from Dominica. Journal of Economic Entomology 101(4), 1443-1454.
------- Widespread in Florida.

* Peck SB (2006) The beetle fauna of Dominica, lesser Antilles (Insecta: Coleoptera): diversity and distribution. Insecta Mundi 20(3-4), 165-209.
------- First introduced into Florida in 1964.

* Peck SB, Thomas MC, Turnbow Jr RH (2014) The diversity and distributions of the beetles (Insecta: Coleoptera) of the Guadeloupe Archipelago (Grande-Terre, Basse-Terre, La Désirade, Marie-Galante, Les Saintes, and Petite-Terre), Lesser Antilles. Insecta Mundi 0352, 1–156.