Invasive Species Compendium

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Chilocorus renipustulatus



Chilocorus renipustulatus


  • Last modified
  • 10 December 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Chilocorus renipustulatus
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta
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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Chilocorus renipustulatus (Scriba)

Other Scientific Names

  • Chilocorus bipustulatus

EPPO code

  • CHICRE (Chilocorus renipustulatus)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Coleoptera
  •                         Family: Coccinellidae
  •                             Genus: Chilocorus
  •                                 Species: Chilocorus renipustulatus

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 10 Jan 2020
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes


LibyaPresentCABI (Undated)
MauritaniaPresentIntroducedCABI (Undated)Established
MauritiusPresentCABI (Undated)
MoroccoPresentCABI (Undated)
NigerPresentIntroducedCABI (Undated)Established
South AfricaPresentCABI Data Mining (Undated)
SudanPresentCABI (Undated)
TunisiaPresentIntroducedCABI (Undated)Established


ArmeniaPresentCABI (Undated)
GeorgiaPresentGreathead (Undated)
IndiaPresentCABI (Undated)
IranPresentCABI (Undated)
IsraelPresentCABI (Undated)
LebanonPresentCABI (Undated)
TurkeyPresentCABI (Undated)
TurkmenistanPresentCABI (Undated)


BulgariaPresentCABI (Undated)
CyprusPresentCABI (Undated)
FrancePresentCABI (Undated)
GermanyPresentCABI Data Mining (Undated)
GreecePresentCABI Data Mining (Undated)
ItalyPresentCABI (Undated)
-SicilyPresentCABI (Undated)
PolandPresentCABI (Undated)
PortugalPresentCABI (Undated)
RomaniaPresentCABI (Undated)
RussiaPresentCABI (Undated)
Serbia and MontenegroPresentCABI (Undated)
SpainPresentCABI (Undated)
SwedenPresentCABI Data Mining (Undated)
UkrainePresentCABI (Undated)
Union of Soviet Socialist RepublicsPresentCABI Data Mining (Undated)
United KingdomPresentCABI (Undated)

North America

BermudaPresentCABI (Undated)
United StatesPresentIntroducedCABI (Undated)Establishment uncertain
-CaliforniaPresentIntroducedCABI (Undated)Established


Cook IslandsPresentCABI (Undated)
New ZealandPresentCABI (Undated)

South America

ArgentinaPresentCABI (Undated)
ChilePresentCABI (Undated)

Distribution References

CABI Data Mining, Undated. CAB Abstracts Data Mining.,

CABI, Undated. CABI Compendium: Status as determined by CABI editor. Wallingford, UK: CABI

Greathead DJ, Undated. BIOCAT Database (unpublished)., Wallingford, UK: CAB International.

Natural enemy of

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SpeciesStages attackedCountries where known to occurReferences
Aleurothrixus floccosus
Aonidiella aurantiiAdults/Nymphs
Aonidiella orientalisAdults/Nymphs
Aspidiotus neriiAdults/Nymphs
Cacopsylla pyriAdults/Nymphs
Carulaspis minimaAdults/Nymphs
Ceroplastes floridensisAdults/Nymphs
Ceroplastes japonicusAdults/Nymphs
Chrysomphalus aonidumAdults/Eggs/Larvae/Nymphs/Pupae
Chrysomphalus dictyospermiAdults/Nymphs
Cinara piniAdults/Nymphs
Coccus hesperidumAdults/Nymphs
Coccus pseudomagnoliarumAdults/Nymphs
Diaspidiotus ostreaeformisAdults/Nymphs
Diaspidiotus perniciosusAdults/Nymphs
Epidiaspis leperii
Filippia follicularisAdults/Nymphs
Lepidosaphes beckiiAdults/Nymphs
Lepidosaphes ulmiAdults/Nymphs
Leucaspis piniAdults/Nymphs
Parabemisia myricaeAdults/Eggs/Larvae/Nymphs/Pupae
Parlatoria blanchardiAdults/Nymphs
Parlatoria oleaeAdults/Nymphs
Parlatoria pergandiiAdults/Nymphs
Phloeomyzus passeriniiSadeghi et al., 2007
Planococcus citriAdults/Nymphs
Pseudaulacaspis pentagonaAdults/Nymphs
Saissetia coffeaeAdults/Nymphs
Saissetia oleaeAdults/Nymphs
Sphaerolecanium prunastriNymphs

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