EPPO Global Database

Naupactus xanthographus(NAUPXA)

Distribution details in Brazil

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Present, restricted distribution
Native to southern Brazil.

EPPO Reporting Service (2018/049) : presence confirmed by a recent taxonomic study in Rio Grande do Sul and Santa Catarina. Earlier records from Parana and Sao Paulo are considered to be misidentification with either N. navicularis or N. mimicus.
* Lanteri AA, del Río MG (2017) Naupactus xanthographus (Germar) species group (Curculionidae: Entiminae: Naupactini): a comprehensive taxonomic treatment. Journal of Natural History 51, 27-28, 1557-1587.
------- Several specimens from Rio Grande do Sul and Santa Catarina.

* USDA (1985) Pests not known to occur in the United States or of limited distribution. No. 64. A curculionid weevil, Naupactus xanthographus. USDA APHIS-PPQ, Beltsville, USA.
------- Unreliable record.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Argentina Present, widespread view...
Paraguay Present, restricted distribution view...
Uruguay Present, restricted distribution view...