EPPO Global Database

Anoplophora chinensis(ANOLCN)

Distribution details in Croatia

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, few occurrences
First recorded in: 2007
Eradication in: 2011
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present: under eradication (2020-02)
EPPO Reporting Service (2009/047) : found in September 2007 at a nursery near Zadar on a large batch of Acer and Lagestroemia plants imported from China, under eradication.

EPPO Reporting Service (2011/238) : officially declared eradicated.

EPPO Reporting Service (2015/066) : found again in Sveti Filip i Jakov and Turanj (both in Zadar county) on Acer sp. and Melia azedarach in family-run campsites, private gardens, 1 nursery and a public area (beach). In addition, 1 outbreak was detected in a nursery in Rugvica (Zagreb county).

EPPO Reporting Service (2020/219) : found in June 2019 in a blueberry (Vaccinium corymbosum) orchard. Under eradication.
* Anonymous (2020) Odluka o određivanju demarkiranih područja u kojima se provode mjere sprječavanja širenja i suzbijanja azijske strizibube Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) https://narodne-novine.nn.hr/clanci/sluzbeni/2020_01_13_222.html
------- national decree of 2020 including a map of the demarcated areas.

* IPPC website. Official Pest Reports – Croatia (HRV-01/4 of 2018-08-17) Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) in 2007. https://www.ippc.int/en/countries/croatia/pestreports/2018/07/anoplophoa-chinensis-forster-in-2007/

* NPPO of Croatia (2011-11, 2015-04, 2019-06, 2020-02).

* Personal communication with Andrija Vukadin (Institute for Plant Protection, Zagreb, Croatia, 2015-03).

* Vukadin A (2015) [New findings of Anoplophora chinensis on Acer negundo and Melia azedarach in public areas in Sveti Filip i Jakov and Turanj]. Glasilo Biljne Zastite 15(1/2), 12-13 (in Croatian).

* Vukadin A, Hrašovec B (2008) Anoplophora chinensis (Forster) in Croatia. Forstschutz Aktuell 44, 23-24.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Slovenia Absent, confirmed by survey view...