EPPO Global Database

Singhiella simplex(SINLSI)

Distribution details in Brazil

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2009
Comments
First found in August 2009 in the state of Rio de Janeiro (Barra do Pirai, Japeri, Mesquita, Miguel Pereira, Nova Iguaçu, Queimados, Rio de Janeiro city, Sao Joao do Meriti and Seropédica). It was then also found in the cities of Sao Paulo and Belo Horizonte (Minais Gerais) and in other Brazilian states.
References
* Jesus MLF, Ferreira Jr AJ, Trindad, TD, Racca Fillho F, de Lima AF (2008) Registro de uma especie exotica de mosca branca (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) e sua disseminaçao no Brasil. Abstract of a paper presented at the XXII Congresso Brasileiro de Entomologia (Uberlândia, BR, 2008-08-24/29).
http://www.seb.org.br/eventos/cbe/xxiiicbe/verartigo.asp?cod=P2370&titulo=REGISTRO%20DE%20UMA%20ESP%C9CIE%20EX%D3TICA%20DE%20MOSCA%20BRANCA%20%28HEMIPTERA:%20ALEYRODIDAE%29%20E%20SUA%20DISSEMINA%C7%C3O%20NO%20BRASIL.

* Kondo T, Simbaqueba Cortés R (2014) Sarucallis kahawaluokalani (Kirkaldy) (Hemiptera: Aphididae), a new invasive aphid on San Andres island and mainland Colombia, with notes on other adventive species. Insecta Mundi 0362, 1-10.

* Ribeiro da Silva E, Nova Coelho LB (2015) Singhiella simplex (Singh) (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in an urban area of Rio de Janeiro city, Brazil. International Journal of Pure and Applied Zoology 3(2), 173-175.

* Velasco DNG, Goularte Moura R, Berti Filho E, Zarate do Couto HT (2011) [Evaluation of the infestation of Singhiella simplex (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) on Ficus benjamina in Sao Paulo city, Brazil]. Revista de Agricultura 86(2), 134-141 (in Portuguese).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Colombia Present, no details view...
Venezuela Present, restricted distribution view...