EPPO Global Database

Glycaspis brimblecombei(GLYSBR)

Distribution details in Mauritius

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2003: Present, widespread
First recorded in: 2001
From CABI Pest map 749 (2011): Present, no details
First found in April 2001 at Tamarin on Eucalyptus tereticornis, it then spread to almost all E. tereticornis plantations of the country.
* Sookar P, Seewooruthun SI, Ramkhelawon D (2003) The redgum lerp psyllid, Glycaspis brimblecombei, a new pest of Eucalyptus sp in Mauritius. AMAS, Food and Agricultural Research Council, Réduit, Mauritius, 327–332.
------- First record.