EPPO Global Database

Nipaecoccus viridis(NIPAVI)

Distribution details in Iran

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2006: Present, no details
From CABI Pest map 446 (2005): Present, no details
According to Moghaddam (2006), one of the most important pests on citrus trees in Fars, Bushehr and Khuzestan provinces.
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* Gentry, J. W. (1965) Agric. Handb. United States Department of Agriculture 273 (2), 210 pp.

* Kozár, F.; Fowjhan, M. A.; Zarrabi, M. (1996) Acta Phytopathologica et Entomologica Hungarica 31, 61-74.

* Moghaddam M (2006) The mealybugs of southern Iran (Hem.: Coccoidea: Pseudococcidae). Journal of Entomological Society of Iran 26(1), 1-11.

* Seraj, A. A. (1999) Iranian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 30 (1), 121-128.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Afghanistan Present, no details view...
Iraq Present, no details view...
Pakistan Present, no details view...