EPPO Global Database

Phenacoccus madeirensis(PHENMD)

Distribution details in Portugal

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, no details
This species was first described from Madeira (Funchal). It is recorded on Madeira and Desertas islands. Also present on the mainland (detected in 2009 on greenhouse Capsicum annuum in Silveira).
* Borges PAV, Aguiar AMF, Boieiro M, Carles-Tolra M, Serrano ARM (2008) List of arthropods. In: A list of the terrestrial fungi, flora and fauna of Madeira and Selvagens archipelagos (eds. Borges PAV, Abreu C, Aguiar AMF, Carvalho P, Jardim R, Melo I, Oliveira P, Sérgio C, Serrano ARM, Vieira P). Direcção Regional do Ambiente da Madeira and Universidade dos Açores, Funchal and Angra do Heroísmo, 440 pp.
------- Madeira and Desertas islands.

* Franco JC, Russo A & Marotta S (2011) An annotated checklist of scale insects (Hemiptera: Coccoidea) of Portugal, including Madeira and Azores Archipelagos. Zootaxa 3004, 1–32.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Spain Present, no details view...