Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide


Eutectona machaeralis



Eutectona machaeralis


  • Last modified
  • 15 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Eutectona machaeralis
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta
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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Eutectona machaeralis (Walker)

Other Scientific Names

  • Eutectona grandis
  • Hapalia machaeralis Walker
  • Pyrausta machaeralis Walker

EPPO code

  • HAPAMA (Hapalia machaeralis)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Lepidoptera
  •                         Family: Crambidae
  •                             Genus: Eutectona
  •                                 Species: Eutectona machaeralis

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.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes


ChinaUnconfirmed record
-KeralaPresentCAB Abstracts
-Madhya PradeshPresentRoychoudhury and Subhash, 2012
-Tamil NaduUnconfirmed record
-Uttar PradeshUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
ThailandUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts

Natural enemies

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Natural enemyTypeLife stagesSpecificityReferencesBiological control inBiological control on
Anthia sexguttata Predator Larvae
Apanteles machaeralis Parasite Larvae
Apanteles malevolus Parasite
Apanteles malevolus Parasite India Tectona grandis
Apanteles ruidis Parasite Larvae
Bacillus thuringiensis Pathogen Madhya Pradesh
Beauveria bassiana Pathogen
Beauveria brongniartii Pathogen
Bessa remota Parasite
Bessa remota Parasite India Tectona grandis
Brachymeria hime atteviae Parasite India; Kerala Tectona grandis
Brachymeria nosatoi Parasite
Cedria paradoxa Parasite
Cedria paradoxa Parasite Myanmar Tectona grandis
Chrysoperla carnea Predator Larvae Roychoudhury and Subhash, 2012
Eriborus eutectonae Parasite
Hestiasula brunneriana Predator
Metarhizium anisopliae Pathogen
Nomuraea rileyi Pathogen
Phanerotoma hendecasiella Parasite Larvae
Phanerotoma hendecasisella Parasite Larvae India; Kerala Tectona grandis
Senometopia kockiana Parasite India Tectona grandis
Senometopia kockiana Parasite
Trathala flavoorbitalis Parasite
Trathala hapaliae Parasite
Trichogramma brasiliense Parasite Eggs
Trichogramma evanescens Parasite Eggs
Trichogrammatoidea nana Parasite Eggs India Tectona grandis
Trichogrammatoidea nana Parasite
Vipio atricornis Parasite Larvae India; Karnataka Tectona grandis

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