EPPO Global Database

EPPO Reporting Service no. 02 - 1995 Num. article: 1995/45

EPPO Distribution List for Viteus vitifoliae

As additional information has been provided by several countries during the validation of geographical data and by further reading of Galet (1982), the distribution list for Viteus vitifoliae can be modified as follows.

EPPO Distribution List: Viteus vitifoliae

V. vitifoliae is native to North America and was introduced into Europe in the latter part of the 19th century. It has continued to spread throughout the 20th century.

EPPO region: Algeria (potential EPPO country), Austria, Bosnia (potential EPPO country), Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus (unconfirmed), Czech Republic, France (including Corsica), Germany, Greece (but not in Crete), Hungary, Israel, Italy (including Sicilia and Sardegna), Lebanon (potential EPPO country), Luxembourg, Macedonia (potential EPPO country), Malta, Moldova, Morocco, Portugal (including Azores and Madeira), Romania, Russia (locally: Black Sea coast), Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain (including Islas Baleares but not Islas Canarias), Switzerland, Syria (potential EPPO country), Tunisia, Turkey, UK (England; distribution very restricted), Ukraine (right bank of Dniepr), Yugoslavia (Serbia). It was found in the past in Poland but did not establish.

Asia: Armenia, Azerbaijan, China (Liaoning, Shandong), Cyprus (unconfirmed), Georgia, India (Jammu, Kashmir), Indonesia (unconfirmed), Israel, Japan, Jordan, Korea Democratic People's Republic, Korea Republic, Lebanon, Syria, Taiwan (unconfirmed), Turkey.

Africa: Algeria, Libya (unconfirmed), Morocco, South Africa, Tunisia, Zimbabwe.

North America: Bermuda, Canada (British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario), Mexico (locally, but unconfirmed), USA (Arizona, California, Connecticut, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Washington).

Central and South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil (Bahia, Minas Gerais, Paraná, Pernambuco, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Caterina, Sao Paulo), Colombia, Panama, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela.

Oceania: Australia (New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Victoria), New Zealand (North Island, northern South Island).

This distribution list replaces all previous published EPPO Distribution Lists on Viteus vitifoliae !


EPPO Secretariat, 1995-01.
Galet, P. (1982) Phylloxera In: Les maladies et les parasites de la vigne, Montpellier, France, 1059-1313.