Red Palm Weevil

Red Palm Weevil

The Red Palm Weevil (Rhynchophorus ferrugineus) is one of the most serious pests of palm tree. It is a species with international quarantine status. In 2010, it was first found in North America, in California.

Related Links

  • Red Palm Weevil Poster (CDFA)
    Red Palm Weevil Poster

    Source: California Department of Food and Agriculture

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  • Red Palm Weevil Factsheet (fera image cover)
    Red Palm Weevil Plant Pest Factsheet

    Source: The Food and Environment Research Agency (fera)

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