EPPO Global Database

Bemisia argentifolii(BEMIAR)

Distribution details in France

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1999: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Pest map 591 (1999): Present, no details
From NPPO: Present, restricted distribution
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (95/142), a compilation of records from various sources.

EPPO Reporting Service (97/220): in a survey to characterize the biotypes present in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region, all samples were identified as biotype B (B. argentifolii).

EPPO Reporting Service (2002/009) : with one exception (cf. B. tabaci), all populations found in a 1997/1999 survey in France were B. argentifolii. Only in glasshouses. Outdoor survival is probably limited to the eastern part of Côte-d'Azur.
References
* Guirao, P.; Beitia, F.; Cenis, J. L. (1997) Bulletin of Entomological Research 87 (6), 587-593.

* Reynaud, P. (2000) L’aleurode Bemisia tabaci en France. Situation actuelle et possibilités de développement. Phytoma – La Défense des Végétaux, no. 527, 18-21.

* Villevieille, M.; Lecoq, H. (1992) Phytoma 440, 35-36.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Germany Absent, intercepted only view...
Guadeloupe Present, no details view...
Italy Present, restricted distribution view...
Italy Sicilia Present, no details view...
Martinique Present, no details view...
Reunion Present, widespread view...
Spain Islas Canárias Present, no details view...
Spain Present, few occurrences view...