Plantwise Blog

This month’s pest alerts includes two new species of weevil in the Philippines. (Photo: Pexels)

We’ve selected a few of the latest new geographic, host and species records for plant pests and diseases from CAB Abstracts. Records this month include reports on a new Pseudococcidae species on Monterey cypress in Tunisia, the first record of Phenacoccus madeirensis mealybug in Algeria and two new species of weevil in the Philippines.

To view all search results for new geographic, host and species records for plant pests and diseases, click here or to view results by your location click here.

If there’s another new record you’d like to highlight, please post a comment.

Leave a Reply

Related News & Blogs

International Day of Plant Health helps highlight CABI’s work to fight devastating crop pests

A Plantwise plant doctor in Cambodia advises a farmer on the diagnosis and treatment of a crop pest to help him increase his yield and livelihood (Credit: Enric Català for CABI) International Day of Plant Health – recently established by the United Nat…

12 May 2022