Invasive Species Compendium

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Algarobius prosopis

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Algarobius prosopis

Summary

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  • 14 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Algarobius prosopis
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Algarobius prosopis (Leconte)

Other Scientific Names

  • Bruchus prosopis Lec.

EPPO code

  • ALGAPR (Bruchus prosopis)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Coleoptera
  •                         Family: Bruchidae
  •                             Genus: Algarobius
  •                                 Species: Algarobius prosopis

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

Asia

Saudi ArabiaUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
United Arab EmiratesUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
YemenUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts

Africa

Saint HelenaPresentPresent based on regional distribution.
-AscensionIntroduced, establishedGreathead pers. comm
South AfricaPresent

North America

USAPresentCAB Abstracts
-ArizonaUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
-HawaiiUnconfirmed record

Natural enemy of

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SpeciesStages attackedCountries where known to occurReferences
Prosopis glandulosaSeedsZimmermann, 1991
Prosopis julifloraSeeds
Prosopis pallidaSeeds
Prosopis ruscifoliaSeeds
Prosopis velutinaSeeds

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