EPPO Global Database

Scirtothrips perseae(SCITPE)

Distribution details in United States of America (California)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2003: Present, no details
First recorded in: 1996
From CABI Pest map 744 (2010): Present, no details
University of California, Riverside (US). The biology and management of the avocado thrips, Scirtothrips perseae Nakahara (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) by M.S. Hoddle. http://www.biocontrol.ucr.edu/avocadothrips.html

* Nakahara, S. (1997) Scirtothrips perseae (Thysanoptera: Thripidae), a new species infesting avocado in southern California. Insecta Mundi, 11(2), 189-192 (abst.).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Mexico Present, no details view...