EPPO Global Database

Premnotrypes vorax(PREMVO)

Distribution details in Colombia

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2007: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Pest map 623 (2001): Present, restricted distribution
EPPO Reporting Service (1998/22) : serious potato pest in Colombia.
* Alcázar J, Cisneros E (1999) Taxonomy and bionomics of the Andean potato weevil complex: Premnotrypes spp. and related genera. In: Impact on a Changing World. CIP Program Report 1997-98, International Potato Center, Lima (PE), 141-151.

* Calvache Guerrero, H. (1979) Revista Colombiana de Entomologia 5 (1/2), 31-35.

* Calvache G., H. (1987) Revista Colombiana de Entomologia 11 (2), 9-14.

* Garzon C., M. Y.; Aza T., B. O.; Jimenez G., J.; Luque Z., J. E. (1996) Revista Colombiana de Entomologia 22 (1), 25-30.

* Herrera Hojas, G.; Polanco Rodriguez, H.; Rojas, G. H.; Reodriguez, H. P. (1995) Agronomia Colombiana 12 (1), 102-113.

* Kühne M (2007) The Andean potato weevil Premnotrypes suturicallus - Ecology and interactions with the entomopathogenic fungus Beauveria bassiana. Doctoral thesis. Georg-August-Universität, Göttingen (DE), 178 pp. http://hdl.handle.net/11858/00-1735-0000-000D-F23B-A
------- Mainly found between altitudes ranging from 2100 to 3100 m.

* Kuschel, G. (1956) Boletin, Museo Nacional de Historia Natural, Chile 26, 187-235.

* Review of Agricultural Entomology, 86(1), p 85 (676).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Ecuador Present, widespread view...
Peru Present, no details view...
Venezuela Present, restricted distribution view...