EPPO Global Database

Ambrosia trifida(AMBTR)

Distribution details in Italy

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2014: Present, no details
Comments
Recorded as established in Piemonte and Emili Romagna, transient in Friuli Venezia Giulia, Lombardia, Marche and Umbria.
References
* Celesti-Grapow L, Pretto F, Carli E, Blasi C (Editors) (2010) Flora alloctona e invasiva delle regioni d’Italia [Non-native and invasive species of the Italian regions]. Rome: Università La Sapienza, [in Italian]. & CD-ROM attached to: Plant invasion in Italy - an overview.

* Follak S, Dullinger S, Kleinbauer I, Moser D, Essl F (2013) Invasion dynamics of three
allergenic invasive Asteraceae (Ambrosia trifida, Artemisia annua, Iva xanthiifolia) in central and
eastern Europe. Preslia 85: 41-61.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Transient, under eradication view...
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Slovenia Transient, under eradication view...
Switzerland Present, no details view...