Strawberry blossom weevil - Anthonomus rubi
Effective: 05/11/2022
Taxonomic Position: Coleoptera : Curculionidae
Pest Type: Insects
These Approved Methods are appropriate for: 2023
Pest Information
Hosts Identified in the CAPS Host Matrix: Blackberry/Boysenberry/Raspberry; Strawberry
Human and Animal Pathogens Transmitted
Pest Pathogens and Organisms Vectored

Approved Method(s)

Approved Lure(s)

Lure Attachment: Attaching lures to traps

Survey Recommendations

The following are recommendations for executing the survey using the approved methods for pest surveillance. The recommendations are developed through literature review and consultation with subject matter experts.
SPECIAL NOTE: To complete a survey for this pest, you must perform both visual and trapping surveys.
Target Life Stage: Adult
Time of Year to Survey
Survey Site Selection
Survey Design
Sample Collection Instruction
Key Diagnostics or Identification

Approved Method(s)

ID/Diagnostic: Morphological
Identification Resources
Mistaken Identities

If you are unable to find a reference, contact See the CAPS Pest Datasheet for all references.