EPPO Global Database

Dendroctonus micans(DENCMI)

Distribution details in France

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, restricted distribution
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, restricted distribution (2011-06)
From CABI Pest map 449 (1983): Present, no details
Present in Central France (the southern border of its range passes through Mt Ventoux and the southern slopes of the Massif Central) and present in the Western part of France (Bretagne, Normandie) especially on sitka spruce.
* Lampérière G (1994) Ecologie d'un ravageur forestier Dendroctonus micans (Kug.) (Col. Scolytidae), l'Hylésine géant de l'épicéa. I: Biologie et biogéographie. Ecologie 25 (1), 31-38.

* NPPO of France (2011-06).

* Pauly H, Meurisse N (2007) Le dendroctone de l’Épicéa en France : situation et mesures de lutte en cours. Revue Forestière Française 59(6), 595-608.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Belgium Present, no details view...
Germany Present, few occurrences view...
Italy Present, restricted distribution view...
Luxembourg Present, no details view...
Spain Present, few occurrences view...
Switzerland Present, restricted distribution view...