EPPO Global Database

Anoplophora chinensis(ANOLCN)

Distribution details in Denmark

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Absent, pest eradicated
First recorded in: 2011
Eradication in: 2015
Pest status declared by NPPO: Absent, pest eradicated (2015-10)
In 2009, official surveys confirmed the absence of the pest (NPPO, 2009).

EPPO Reporting Service (2012/050) : in June 2011, first found in 1 garden in the City of Odense on the Island of Funen. Three exit holes were observed on 2 Acer palmatum and 1 adult beetle was captured. All infested trees were destroyed, no further specimen or signs of infestation were found. Establishment considered unlikely. Intensive surveillance continues.

Official surveys carried out in 2012 did not detect the pest (but no pest status was given).

EPPO Reporting Service (2015/186) : after 5 years of intense surveillance without any findings or signs of possible presence, the NPPO concluded that the pest has been successfully eradicated.
* IPPC website. Official Pest Reports – Denmark.
- Transience of Anoplophora chinensis in Denmark (2011-06-24). https://www.ippc.int/index.php
- DNK-19/1 of 2015-10-07. Absence of Anoplophora chinensis in Denmark. https://www.ippc.int/en/countries/denmark/pestreports/2015/10/absence-of-anoplophora-chinensis-in-denmark/

* NPPO of Denmark (2009-12, 2012-04, 2013-01).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Germany Absent, pest eradicated view...