EPPO Global Database

Rhynchophorus ferrugineus(RHYCFE)

Distribution details in India

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2010: Present, widespread
From CABI Pest map 258 (2010): Present, widespread
Comments
One of the most destructive coconut pest in India.
References
* Faleiro JR, Gangnekar PR, Satarkar VR (2003) Age and fecundity of female red palm weevils Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Oliver), (Coleoptera: Rhynchophoridae) captured by pheromone traps in coconut plantations of India. Crop Protection 22, 999-102.

* Sekhar I (2000) Titanic loss from a tiny weevil in Coconut. Indian Coconut Journal 30(9), 8-10.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Bangladesh Present, widespread view...
China Fujian Present, no details view...
China Guangdong Present, no details view...
China Hainan Present, no details view...
China Xizhang Present, no details view...
China Yunnan Present, no details view...
China Zhejiang Present, no details view...
China Xianggang (Hong Kong) Present, no details view...
China Present, restricted distribution view...
China Guangxi Present, no details view...
China Jiangsu Present, no details view...
Myanmar Present, no details view...
Pakistan Present, no details view...