EPPO Global Database

Aleurocanthus spiniferus(ALECSN)

Distribution details in Montenegro

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2013
EPPO Reporting Service (2015/048) : first found in 2013 in citrus orchards in the Bay of Kotor.
* Radonjić S, Hrnčić S, Malumphy C (2014) First record of Aleurocanthus spiniferus (Quaintance) (Hemiptera Aleyrodidae) in Montenegro. Redia 77, 141-145.

* Radonjić S, Hrnčić S (2020) Overview of the arthropod pests of Citrus plants in Montenegro. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica. 72 (4), 635-648. http://www.acta-zoologica-bulgarica.eu/00SIO_4_02
------- since 2017 found in the citrus production area from Bar to Herceg Novi.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Albania Present, no details view...
Croatia Present, restricted distribution view...