EPPO Global Database

Corythucha arcuata(CRTHAR)

Distribution details in Italy

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2008: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Pest map 695 (2007): Present, restricted distribution
EPPO Reporting Service (2001/057) : first observed in 2000 north of Milano (Lombardia). Since found in several areas (parks and roadsides) in Lombardia and Piemonte.

EPPO Reporting Service (2002/071) : now in one area of 7000 km2 in Lombardia and Piemonte, plus isolated record north of Lake Como near Swiss border.
* Bernardinelli, I.; Zandigiacomo, P. (2000) First record of the oak lace bug Corythucha arcuata (Say) (Heteroptera, Tingidae) in Europe. Informatore Fitopatologico, no. 12, 47-49.

* Jucker C, Quacchia A, Colombo M, Alma A (2008) Hemiptera recently introduced into Italy. Bulletin of Insectology 61(1), 145-146.

* Review of Agricultural Entomology, p 564 (4189).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Switzerland Present, restricted distribution view...