EPPO Global Database

Maconellicoccus hirsutus(PHENHI)

Distribution details in Guam

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2009: Present, no details
First recorded in: 1984
From CABI Pest map 100 (2004): Present, no details
* Ben-Dov, Y. (1994) A Systematic Catalogue of Mealybugs of the World. Intercept Limited, Andover, UK, 217-219.

* Nafus, D. M. (1997) Insect Survey of the Federated States of Micronesia, and Palau. Tachnical Paper No. 210. South Pacific Commission, Noumea, New Caledonia.

* Reddy GPV, Muniappan R, Cruz ZT, Naz F, Bamba JP, Tenorio J (2009) Present status of Maconellicoccus hirsutus (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) in the Mariana Islands and its control by two fortuitously introduced natural enemies. Journal of Economic Entomology 102(4), 1431-1439.
------- First introduced in 1984.