EPPO Global Database

EPPO Reporting Service no. 07 - 1991 Num. article: 1991/08

First record of Bemisia tabaci in Hungary

In 1990, Bemisia tabaci (EPPO A2 pest) has been observed for the first time in Hungary. It appeared sporadically in 9 different parts of the country, especially on ornamental plants grown under glass, but tomato and aubergine infestations were also observed. More effective control methods are under development.


Ministry of Agriculture, Hungary (1991-05)