EPPO Global Database

Ambrosia trifida(AMBTR)

Distribution details in Lithuania

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1993: Transient, under eradication
Comments
The first record of A. trifida in Lithuania was made in 1947 in Vilnius, at the Botanical Garden, while it was not cultivated there since several years. New records of the plant were made 40 years later in 1987. In 1993, the plant only occured as a casual in ruderal habitats closely connected with transport and processign of imported grain.
References
* Gudžinskas Z (1993) Genus Ambrosia L. (Asteraceae) in LMithuania. Thaiszia, Košice 3, 89-96.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Belarus Transient, under eradication view...
Latvia Transient, under eradication view...
Poland Transient, under eradication view...
Russia Central Russia Present, restricted distribution view...
Russia Southern Russia Present, widespread view...
Russia Present, restricted distribution view...