EPPO Global Database

Rhynchophorus palmarum(RHYCPA)

Distribution details in Mexico

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2014: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Pest map 259 (2016): Present, no details
EPPO Reporting Service (2005/033) : found on Washingtonia robusta in Baja California state in 2000/2001.
* García-Hernández JL, Beltrán-Morales F, Loya-Ramírez JG, Morales-Cota JR, Troyo-Diéguez E, Beltrán-Morales FA (2003) [First record of Rhynchophorus palmarum (Coleoptera: Dryophthoridae) in Baja California Sur.] Folia Entomológica Mexicana, 42(3), 415-417. In: Review of Agricultural Entomology 92(11), November 2004, abst. 11410, p 1778.

* Lopez DS, Sanchez Soto S, Romero Napoles J, Sol Sanchez A (2012) Eficacia de captura de Rhynchophorus palmarum L. (Coleoptera: Dryophthoridae) con diferentes disenos de trampas en Tabasco, Mexico. Fitosanidad 16(1), 43-48.
------- Tabasco.

* Peck SB (2006) The beetle fauna of Dominica, lesser Antilles (Insecta: Coleoptera): diversity and distribution. Insecta Mundi 20(3-4), 165-209.

* Peck SB, Thomas MC, Turnbow Jr RH (2014) The diversity and distributions of the beetles (Insecta: Coleoptera) of the Guadeloupe Archipelago (Grande-Terre, Basse-Terre, La Désirade, Marie-Galante, Les Saintes, and Petite-Terre), Lesser Antilles. Insecta Mundi 0352, 1–156.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Belize Present, widespread view...
Guatemala Present, no details view...
United States of America Texas Transient, under eradication view...
United States of America Arizona Transient, under eradication view...
United States of America Present, restricted distribution view...
United States of America California Present, restricted distribution view...