from email below
December 2008, the presence of
Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae –
EPPO A2 List) was detected for the first time in Morocco.
Cocoons, larvae and adult weevils were observed on 2
growing in a hotel garden, located approximately 500 m away
from the port of Tangier.
From: Mekki Chouibani <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "Ammati, Mohamed (AGPP)" <Mohamed.Ammati@fao.org>
Cc: "emad al-turaihi" <email@example.com>
Date: Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 5:52 AM
Dear Mohamed and
We have recorded some ornemental palms infested by red palm
weevil in some hotels in Tangier in the North of Morocco.