The Pest Information Management Systems (PIMS) is an online database of pests and diseases affecting food crops grown and traded across borders. PIMS is the first of its kind in across Africa and has been developed through the support of the East African Trade and Investment Hub (EATHUB), a USAID program.

Country Pest List

Scientific NameCommon NameCountryDescription
Heteronychus licas (Klug, 1835)black sugarcane beetleKenyawidespread throughout the world with the majority of species (46) occurring in the Afrotropics
Hoplolaimus seinhorsti Luc, 1958lance nematodeKenya
Hydrilla verticillata (L. f.) RoylehydrillaKenya plant parts( branches)
Ischaemum rugosum Salisb. (1791)saramollagrassKenyatropics
Kyllinga brevifolia Rottb. (1773)green kyllingaKenyatropical and warm temperate regions of the world Seed & Rhizomes
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