EPPO Global Database

Phenacoccus solenopsis(PHENSO)

Distribution details in Brazil (Espirito Santo)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Present, no details
From CABI Pest map 761 (2012): Present, no details
* Culik MP, Gullan PJ (2005) A new pest of tomato and other records of mealybugs (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) from Espírito Santo, Brazil. Zootaxa 964, 1-8.
------- First record for Brazil.

* Martins DS, Fornazier MJ, Culik MP, Ventura JA, Ferreira PSF, Zanuncio JC (2015) Scale insect (Hemiptera: Coccoidea) pests of papaya (Carica papaya) in Brazil. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 108(1), 35-42.
------- On papaya fruit in Linhares.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Argentina Present, no details view...
Colombia Present, no details view...