EPPO Global Database

Platypus quercivorus(PLTPQU)

Distribution details in Papua New Guinea

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2007: Present, no details
EPPO Reporting Service (2007/070) : vector of Raffaelea quercivora which causes mass mortality of oaks (in Japan only).
* Kobayashi M, Ueda A (2002) Preliminary study of mate choice in Platypus quercivorus (Murayama) (Coleoptera: Platypodidae). Applied Entomology and Zoology 37(3), 451-457.

* Setliff GP (2007) Annotated checklist of weevils from the Papuan region (Coleoptera, Curculionoidea). Zootaxa 1536, 1–296.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Indonesia Present, no details view...