EPPO Global Database

EPPO Reporting Service no. 05 - 1992 Num. article: 1992/14

Liriomyza huidobrensis present in Austria

It is reported that in the area of Vienna, AT, Liriomyza huidobrensis (EPPO Al pest) has been found in large populations on cucumber, pepper, tomatoes, lettuce and small radish (Raphanus sativus sativus). The pest has been found only under glass. First preliminary results showed that Dacnusa sibirica and Diglyphus sp. controlled the leafminer rather sufficiently.


Kahrer, A. (1992) Immer neue Problemschädlinge im Gemüsebau unter Glas.
Pflanzenschutz lc/92, 4-5.