EPPO Global Database

Pseudacysta perseae(PSEYPE)

Distribution details in Cuba

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2008: Present, widespread
First recorded in: 1996
From CABI Pest map 772 (2013): Present, widespread
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2008/117) : it causes damage in Cuba. This pest of avocado is spreading in the Americas.
References
* Almaguel L, Blanco E, Suarez P, de la Torre P, Caceres I, Nieves C, Marquez M, Blanco L (1999) Control de la chinche del aguacate (Pseudacysta perseae (Heidemann)) en ciudad de La Habana. Fitosanidad 3(2), 69-74.

* De la Torre P, Almaguel L, Blanco E (1999) Danos, distribucion y enemigos naturales de la chinche de encaje del aguacate Pseudacysta perseae (Heidemann). Fitosanidad 3(2), 65-67.

* Etienne, J.; Streito, J. C. (2008) Bulletin de la Société Entomologique de France 113 (1), 121-122.

* Morales Romero, L.; Grillo Ravelo, H.; Hernandez Rodriguez, V. (2002) Centro Agricola 29 (3), 21-25.
------- Villa Clara.

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