EPPO Global Database

Oryctes rhinoceros(ORYCRH)

Distribution details in Tokelau

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Present, no details
First recorded in: 1963
From CABI Pest map 054 (1998): Present, no details
* Paudel S, Mansfield S, Villamizar FL, Jackson TA, Marshall SDG (2021) Can biological control overcome the threat from newly invasive coconut rhinoceros beetles populations (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae)? A review. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 114(2), 247-256.
--------- First recorded in 1963.

* Uili, S. (1980) Alafua Agricultural Bulletin 5 (4), 23-25.

* Wanatabe S, Melzer MJ (2017) A multiplex-PCR assay for differentiating coconut rhinoceros beetle (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) from Oriental flower beetle (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) in early life stages and excrement. Journal of Economic Entomology 110(2), 678-682.