EPPO Global Database

Aromia bungii(AROMBU)

Distribution details in Japan (Honshu)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2013: Present, few occurrences
First recorded in: 2012
From CABI Pest map 781 (2014): Present, few occurrences
EPPO Reporting Service (2013/188) : first identified in June 2013 on cherry and apricot trees in the Western part of the Aichi prefecture (Ama district).
AgriNews (2013-06-21) The first longicorn beetle in Japan confirmed in Aichi, damaging cherry and Japanese apricot trees. http://english.agrinews.co.jp/?p=482
Aichi Prefectoral Government. News of 2013-06-18 (in Japanese). http://www.pref.aichi.jp/byogaichu/2013/tokusyuhou/tokusyuhou2402.pdf
------- First record in Honshu (Aichi prefecture).