EPPO Global Database

Pseudacysta perseae(PSEYPE)

Distribution details in Bermuda

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2008: Present, no details
First recorded in: 1991
From CABI Pest map 772 (2013): Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2008/117) : occurrence in Bermuda. This pest of avocado is spreading in the Americas.
References
* Etienne, J.; Streito, J. C. (2008) Bulletin de la Société Entomologique de France 113 (1), 121-122.

* INTERNET (last retrieved 2008-06)
- University of Florida (US). Featured Creatures. Pseudacysta perseae (Heidemann) (Insecta: Hemiptera: Tingidae). Avocado lace bug. http://creatures.ifas.ufl.edu/fruit/AVOCADO_LACE_BUG.HTM
- Hoddle M, Morse J, Stouthamer R (2007) Pseudacysta perseae. Biology and management of avocado lace bug in California. Production Research Report, California Avocado Commission (US). http://www.avocado.org/growers/pdf/symposium-2007/Hoddle-Pests-Lace-Bug.pdf

* Sandoval Cabrera MF, Cermeli M (2005) Presencia de Pseudacysta perseae (Heidemann, 1908) (Insecta: Hemiptera: Tingidae) en Venezuela. Entomotropica 20(3), 271-273.