EPPO Global Database

Pseudacysta perseae(PSEYPE)

Distribution details in United States of America (Georgia)

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2012: Present, no details
From CABI Pest map 772 (2013): Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2008/117) : until the 1990s, it was considered to be a minor pest limited to Florida (and Mexico). It is now spreading in the Americas.
References
* 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

* Rugman-Jones, P. F.; Hoddle, M. S.; Phillips, P. A.; Jeong, G. S.; Stouthamer, R. (2012) Biological Invasions 14 (6), 1079-1100.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Mexico Present, no details view...