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Abstract

Mango seed weevil, Sternochetus mangiferae, in Trinidad.

Abstract

At the 10th session of the Caribbean Plant Protection Commission (CPPC) in December 1993 it was reported that Sternochetus mangiferae had been observed in the northern area of Trinidad since August 1993. It is stated that the CPPC areas that the pest is now known from are Barbados, Dominica, French Guiana, Martinique, Saint Lucia and the island of Trinidad.