EPPO Global Database

EPPO Reporting Service no. 05 - 1994 Num. article: 1994/94

EPPO Distribution List for Liriomyza huidobrensis

Due to the new records of Liriomyza huidobrensis (EPPO A2 quarantine pest) in Cyprus, Guadeloupe, Mauritius and R‚union, the distribution list has to be modified.

EPPO Distribution List: Liriomyza huidobrensis

EPPO region: It was first detected in the EPPO region in 1987 in the Netherlands where it was found on glasshouse lettuces; it is presumed to have been imported directly from South America. Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, France, Germany, Ireland (intercepted only), Israel, Italy, Malta, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden (intercepted only), UK. The pest has been eradicated from Denmark and Finland.

Asia: Cyprus, Israel.

Africa: Mauritius, Réunion.

North America: Mexico (unconfirmed), USA (California, Hawaii and in glasshouses in Florida and Virginia).

Central America and Caribbean: Belize, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama.

South America: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru, Venezuela.

Oceania: Australia (intercepted only)

This distribution list replaces all previous published EPPO Distribution Lists on Liriomyza huidobrensis !


EPPO Secretariat, Paris (1994-04)