Distribution details in Samoa
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated
2016: Absent, unreliable record
There is no recent evidence whether the record from Samoa is of R. ferrugineus, therefore it is considered doubtful.
* Kalshoven, L. G. E.; Laan, P. A. van der (1981). Pests of crops in Indonesia. Ichtiar Baru, Jakarta, Indonesia.