EPPO Global Database

Phenacoccus solenopsis(PHENSO)

Distribution details in Chile

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2002
From CABI Pest map 761 (2012): Present, no details
* Fand BB, Suroshe SS (2015) The invasive mealybug Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley, a threat to tropical and subtropical agricultural and horticultural production systems - A review. Crop Protection 69, 34-43.

* Larrain P (2002) Incidencia de insectos y acaros plagas en pepino dulce (Solanum muricatum Ait.) cultivado en la IV region, Chile. Agricultura Tecnica 62,15-26.

* Muniappan R (2011) Recent invasive hemipterans and their biological control in Asia. Paper presented at the 5th Meeting of the Asian Cotton Research & Development Network (Lahore, PK, 2011-02-23/25). http://www.icac.org/tis/regional_networks/asian_network/meeting_5/documents/papers/PapMuniappanR.pdf
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Argentina Present, no details view...