EPPO Global Database

Parlatoria ziziphi(PARLZI)

Distribution details in Australia

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2013: Absent, pest no longer present
Pest status declared by NPPO: Absent, pest no longer present (2013-08)
From CABI Pest map 186 (1964): Present, restricted distribution
There were previous reports of the pest presence in the Darwin area of the Northern Territory in 1914 and 1915, or in insect collections. However, intensive plant pest surveillance activities over the past 20 years, which included specific surveys for P. ziziphi, have not detected it in the Darwin area or any other region of Australia.
* From CPPC
------- Present, no details

* IPPC website. Official Pest Reports – Australia. Absence of black parlatoria scale from Australia (2013-08-13). https://www.ippc.int/index.php