EPPO Global Database

EPPO Reporting Service no. 11 - 1996 Num. article: 1996/206

First report of Liriomyza huidobrensis in Turkey

Liriomyza huidobrensis (EPPO A2 quarantine pest) was found for the first time in Turkey in 1994. It was observed on Vicia faba, Cucumis sativus, and Phaseolus vulgaris in Içel and Izmir Provinces. It is becoming an important pest in the Eastern Mediterranean and Aegean regions.


Yabas, C.; Civelek, H.S.; Ulubilir, A. (1995) [The new leaf miner, Liriomyza huidobrensis (Blanchard, 1926) on vegetables for Turkey.]
Türkiye Entomoloji Dergisi, 19(2), 117-122.