EPPO Global Database

Trogoderma granarium(TROGGA)

Distribution details in United States of America (Maryland)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Absent, pest eradicated
First found in California in 1953 and eradicated in 1966. Also eradicated in 1968 and again in 1980 in New Jersey. From 1980 to 1983, isolated infestations were detected in California, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, New york, Pennsylvania and Texas. All were eradicated.
* Stocks S (2011) Federal Quarantine Order issued for commercial and non-commercial shipments of rice from countries with Khapra beetle. First Detector Network News, NPDN 6(7/8), 6-7.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Mexico Absent, pest no longer present view...