EPPO Global Database

Raoiella indica(RAOIIN)

Distribution details in Mexico

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Present, widespread
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present in Mexico, only in some municipalities of Yucatan, Quintana Roo, Campeche and Tabasco (2012-07).
Detected for the first time in 2012 during surveillance activities in several municipalities in the states of Yucatan, Quintana Roo, Campeche and Tabasco.
* NPPO Phytosanitary Alert System. Official Pest Reports. Mexico (2012-07-12) Update on the red palm mite in Mexico. http://www.pestalert.org/oprDetail_print.cfm?oprid=523

Correa-Méndez et al. (2017) Control químico del ácaro rojo de las palmas Raoiella indica Hirst (Acari:
Tenuipalpidae). Ecosist. Recur. Agropec. 5(14):319-326,2018
------- Found in Campeche, Chiapas, Colima, Guerrero, Jalisco, Michoacán, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Quintana Roo, Sinaloa, Tabasco, Veracruz y Yucatán
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Guatemala Present, restricted distribution view...
United States of America Transient view...
United States of America Florida Present, no details view...