EPPO Global Database

Salvinia molesta(SAVMO)

Distribution details in India

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1992: Present, widespread
* Cook C, 1976. Salvinia in Kerala, S. India and its control. In: Varshney CK, Rzoska J, eds. Aquatic Weeds in Southeast Asia. The Hague, Netherlands: W. Junk, 241-243.

* Cook, C. D., & Gut, B. J. 1971. Salvinia in the state of Kerala, India. PANS Pest Articles & News Summaries, 17(4), 438-447.

* Thomas, K. J. 1979. The extent of Salvinia infestation in Kerala (S. India): Its impact and suggested methods of control. Environmental Conservation, 6(01), 63-69.

* Thomas, K. J. 1981. The role of aquatic weeds in changing the pattern of ecosystems in Kerala. Environmental Conservation, 8(01), 63-66.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Pakistan Present, no details view...