EPPO Global Database

Singhiella simplex(SINLSI)

Distribution details in Brazil (Minas Gerais)

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Present, no details
Comments
Severe defoliation was observed in 2013 on Ficus microcarpa trees observed in the city of Belo Horizonte.
References
* Amaral DSSL, Couto CL, Vichiato MRMM, da Silva PW, Pereira LS (2012) Infestação e manejo da moscabranca-dos-fícus em logradouros públicos e áreas verdes do Município de Belo Horizonte/MG. Belo Horizonte: Prefeitura de Belo Horizonte (BR), 36 pp.

* 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.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Colombia Present, no details view...
Venezuela Present, restricted distribution view...