Microplontus edentulus (Schultze.)

Plant species attacked: Scentless chamomile
Biocontrol Agent Type: Stem mining beetle
Country of Origin: The populations released in BC originated in eastern Austria, Hungary and the former Yugoslavia
First Released in BC: 1997
 
Positive monitoring and/or dispersal locations in BC on Scentless chamomile:
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Established Microplontus edentulus on Scentless chamomile locations
 
This biocontrol species is currently not available for distribution
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