Exotic Pest Reporting
Pest and Diseases Image Library, , Bugwood.org
South American palm weevil
South American palm weevil (Rhynchophorus palmarum) is an insect pest. It was first detected in California in 2011.
This weevil has a probable role of insect vectors in the dissemination of the nematode, Radinaphelenchus cocophilus, the causative organism of red ring disease of coconuts.
Summaries of State Plant Protection Laws and Regulations