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Species Cucurbita spp.
Crop Squash and pumpkin
Pest Scientific Name Listronotus bonariensis
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Type Insect
Pest Classification Is seed a pathway in this crop? Not a host
Main literature references 8-112, 8-113
Remarks L. bonariensis (Argentine stem weevil) is most common on cereals and grasses. No references found indicating Cucurbita spp. as a host of L. bonariensis. <strong>Available information indicates there is no scientific basis for regulation of L. bonariensis on Cucurbita spp. seed.</strong>
Detection Is there a seed test?
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Risk mitigation Can the pest be managed by seed treatment(s)?
If yes, what type(s)
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