EPPO Global Database

Rhynchophorus ferrugineus(RHYCFE)

Distribution details in Greece (Kriti)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, no details
From CABI Pest map 258 (2016): Present, no details
* Anagnou-Veroniki M, Papaioannou-Souliotis P, Karanastasi E, Giannopolitis CN (2008) New records of plant pests and weeds in Greece, 1990-2007. Hellenic Plant Protection Journal 1(2), 55-78.

* Dembilio O, Karamaouna F, Kontodimas DC, Nomikou LM, Jacas JA (2011) Short communication. susceptibility of Phoenix theophrasti (Palmae: Coryphoideae) to Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and its control using Steinernema carpocapsae in a chitosan formulation. Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research 9(2), 623-626.
------- Studies on Phoenix theophrasti. A natural infestation has been observed on 3 offshoots in Heraklion prefecture.

* NPPO of Greece (2006-12).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Albania Present, no details view...
Bulgaria Transient view...
Türkiye Present, restricted distribution view...