EPPO Global Database

Scirtothrips dorsalis(SCITDO)

Distribution details in Venezuela

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2009: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2004
From CABI Pest map 475 (2010): Present, no details
EPPO Reporting Service (2010/057) : first reported in 2004, it now occurs on Capsicum sp. (hot pepper), Citrus spp., and Momordica charantia.
Jha KV, Seal DR, Kakkar G (2009) Chilli thrips. Scirtothrips dorsalis. Featured Creatures. University of Florida, USA. http://entomology.ifas.ufl.edu/creatures/orn/thrips/chilli_thrips.htm
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Brazil Present, few occurrences view...
Brazil Ceara Present, few occurrences view...
Colombia Present, restricted distribution view...