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Arizona

What you should know about the spread of invasive species in Arizona

UNDER FEDERAL QUARANTINE

The following targeted Hungry Pests have federal quarantines in certain areas of this state. Note: Other Federal and State quarantines may apply.

Asian Citrus Psyllid

Asian Citrus Psyllid

Attacks:citrus plants

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In addition to federal quarantines, state-level quarantines might apply.
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SUITABLE HABITAT

This state has some crop, forest, or urban area(s) where the following pests or diseases could survive year-round.

Asian Gypsy Moth

Asian Gypsy Moth

Attacks: North American tree and shrub species

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Asian Longhorned Beetle

Asian Longhorned Beetle

Attacks: hardwood trees, national forests

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Citrus Greening

Citrus Greening

Attacks: citrus trees

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Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle

Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle

Attacks: palm trees, including coconut, date, and oil palms

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Emerald Ash Borer Beetle

Emerald Ash Borer Beetle

Attacks: ash trees

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European Cherry Fruit Fly

European Cherry Fruit Fly

Attacks: Sweet and tart cherries, and other environmental host such as honeysuckle and dogwood

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European Gypsy Moth

European Gypsy Moth

Attacks: trees and shrubs

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Giant African Snail

Giant African Snail

Attacks: plants, fruits and vegetables

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Imported Fire Ant

Imported Fire Ant

Attacks: buds and fruits of crop plants

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Khapra Beetle

Khapra Beetle

Attacks: stored grain products and seeds

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Mediterranean Fruit Fly

Mediterranean Fruit Fly

Attacks: fruits, vegetables and nuts

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Mexican Fruit Fly

Mexican Fruit Fly

Attacks: fruits, particularly citrus and mango

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Oriental Fruit Fly

Oriental Fruit Fly

Attacks: fruits and vegetables

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Spotted Lanternfly

Spotted Lanternfly

Attacks: fruit, ornamental and woody trees

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Find or Report Pests by State or Region

State Plant Health Director:

Michael Wallace
USDA, APHIS, PPQ
3640 E Wier Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Office: (602) 431-3201
Fax: (602) 414-9870
Email: Michael.D.Wallace@usda.gov

Office Manager:

Karla Kekela: (602) 339-1503
Email: Karla.K.Kekela@usda.gov

Associate Executive Director:

Kristian Rondeau (Acting): (970) 494-7563


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