EPPO Global Database

Neoleucinodes elegantalis(NEOLEL)

Distribution details in Peru

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2010: Present, restricted distribution
Comments
Found during 2008 and 2009 in commercial fields of cocona (Solanum sessiliflorum) in the province of Leoncio Prado (department of Huanuco). Only low levels of infestation were observed on cocona (4-5% of infested fruits).
References
* Anteparra M, Vargas K, Granados LB (2010) [First registry for Peru of cocona fruit borer Neoleucinodes elegantalis (Guenée) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae)]. Revista Aporte Santiaguino 3(2), 171-176.

* Capps HW (1948) Status of the pyraustid moths of the genus Leucinodes in the world, with descriptions of new genera and species. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 98(3223), 69-83.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Bolivia Present, no details view...
Brazil Sao Paulo Present, no details view...
Brazil Rio de Janeiro Present, no details view...
Brazil Ceara Present, no details view...
Brazil Distrito Federal Present, no details view...
Brazil Sergipe Present, no details view...
Brazil Minas Gerais Present, no details view...
Brazil Santa Catarina Present, no details view...
Brazil Present, no details view...
Brazil Amapa Present, no details view...
Brazil Parana Present, no details view...
Brazil Pernambuco Present, no details view...
Colombia Present, widespread view...
Ecuador Present, restricted distribution view...