Insect Pests Currently Subject to Quarantine in the United States


 

Orthoptera
Grasshoppers
Mormon cricket
Melanoplus spp. (Acrididae)
Anabrus simplex
(Tettigoniidae)
Hemiptera
Citrus blackfly
Sweetpotato whitefly
Aleurocanthus woglumi (Aleyrodidae)
Bemisia tabaci
(Aleyrodidae)
Lepidoptera
Gypsy Moth
Browntail moth
Pink bollworm
Lymantria dispar (Lymantridae)
Euproctis chrysorrhoea (Lymantridae)
Pectinophora gossypiella (Gelechiidae)
Coleoptera
Japanese beetle
Whitefringed beetles
Boll weevil
Sweetpotato weevil
Asian longhorned beetle
Popillia japonica (Scarabaeidae)
Graphognathus spp. (Curculionidae)
Anthonomis grandis grandis (Curculionidae)
Cylas formicarius elegantulus (Curculionidae)
Anoplophora glabripennis (Cerambycidae)
Diptera
Mexican fruit fly
Mediterranean fruit fly
Screwworm
Asian tiger mosquito
Anastrepha ludens (Tephritidae)
Ceratitis capitata (Tephritidae)
Cochliomyia hominivorax (Calliphoridae)
Aedes albopictus (Culicidae)
Hymenoptera
Red imported fire ant Solenopsis invicta (Formicidae)