EPPO Global Database

Phenacoccus solenopsis(PHENSO)

Distribution details in Ecuador

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Present, no details
First recorded in: 1992
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.
------- Reported from Galapagos Islands in 2001.

* Granara de Willink MC, Szumik C (2007) [Central and South American Phenacoccinae (Hemiptera: Coccoidea: Pseudococcidae): Systematics and phylogeny]. Revista de la Sociedad Entomológica Argentina 66(1-2), 29-129 (in Spanish).

* 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

* Williams DJ, Granara de Willink MC (1992) Mealybugs of Central and South Asia. CAB International, Wallingford (GB) 635 pp.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Colombia Present, no details view...