EPPO Global Database

Dacus ciliatus(DACUCI)

Distribution details in Turkey

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2019: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2018
EPPO Reporting Service (2019/073) : first found in 2018 in the provinces of Diyarbakır, Mardin, Siirt and Şırnak (all in Southeast Anatolia region) in crops of cucumber (Cucumis sativus).
* Çalişkan Keçe AF, Özbek Çatal B, Ulusoy MR (2019) A new invasive species in Turkey: Dacus ciliatus Loew, 1862 (Diptera: Tephritidae). Turkish Journal of Entomology 43(1), 25–30. https://doi.org/10.16970/entoted.474420
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Iran Present, no details view...
Iraq Present, restricted distribution view...