EPPO Global Database

Rhynchophorus ferrugineus(RHYCFE)

Distribution details in China

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Pest map 258 (2010): Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2009/210) : provides details of the distribution in China. The pest is spreading in Southern China.
References
* Ju RT, Ajlan A (2011) Establishment and potential risks of a new invasive pest, red palm weevil Rhynchophorus ferrugineus in China. Arab Journal of Plant Protection 29, 122-130.
------- PRA study which shows a large geographical range for potential establishment in China.

* Li L, Wang Z, Wang X, An L (2011) Forest insect pest management and forest management in China: an overview. Environmental Management 48, 1107–1121.
------- Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan, Yunnan, Hong Kong, Taiwan.

* Li YZ, Zhu ZR, Ju RT, Wang LS (2009) The red palm weevil, Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), newly reported from Zhejiang, China and update of geographical distribution. Florida Entomologist 92(2), 386-387.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
India Damman Present, no details view...
India Orissa Present, no details view...
India Diu Present, no details view...
India Tamil Nadu Present, no details view...
India Tripura Present, no details view...
India Present, widespread view...
India Meghalaya Present, no details view...
India West Bengal Present, no details view...
India Assam Present, no details view...
India Bihar Present, no details view...
India Kerala Present, no details view...
India Andaman and Nicobar Islands Present, no details view...
India Andhra Pradesh Present, no details view...
India Maharashtra Present, no details view...
India Uttar Pradesh Present, no details view...
India Goa Present, no details view...
India Gujarat Present, no details view...
India Karnataka Present, no details view...
Lao Present, restricted distribution view...
Myanmar Present, no details view...
Pakistan Present, no details view...
Viet Nam Present, no details view...