Detection of Takecallis arundinariae in Australia

 
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Publication Date
mar, 30 Jui 2015, 05:42
Last Updated
juin 30, 2015, 5:42 matin
Report Number
AUS-21/1
Pays
Australia
Pest Id
Takecallis arundinariae - (TAKEAR)
Report Status
Final
Hosts
Bambusa species
Pest Status
  • Present: only in some areas
Geographical Distribution
Western Plains Zoo, Dubbo, NSW. Also detected in Victoria.
Résumé

Other known hosts: On undersides of mature leaves of bamboos (especially Arundinaria, and Phyllostachys, but sometimes also on Nandina, Bambusa and Dendrocalamus). In India, China, Taiwan, Korea, Japan and introduced to England, New Zealand and North America; anholocyclic where introduced.

Danger
Aphid feeding causing shiny honeydew deposits on surrounding leaves leading to dark sooty mould build up. Affects underside of mature leaves
Contact for info
Chief Plant Protection Officer Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry GPO Box 858 Canberra ACT 2601 Australia [email protected]
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