EPPO Global Database

Diabrotica virgifera virgifera(DIABVI)

Distribution details in Netherlands

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Absent, pest eradicated
First recorded in: 2003
Eradication in: 2009
Pest status declared by NPPO: Absent, pest eradicated (2005), confirmed by surveys in 3 subsequent years (2015-12)
From CABI Pest map 576 (2012): Absent, pest eradicated
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2003/142) : a few specimens trapped near Schiphol airport, under eradication.

EPPO Reporting Service (2005/165) : one specimen near Maastricht airport, under eradication.

From NPPO itself (2007): declared eradicated in 2005.

EPPO Reporting Service (2009/082) : 3 specimens were caught at 4 locations in 2005. Since then the pest has not been detected during surveys. Declared eradicated in 2009.
References
* NPPO of the Netherlands (2009-02).

* NPPO of the Netherlands - Pest status of harmful organisms in the Netherlands (Fytosignalering covering 2007, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015).
------- Pest status based on long term annual surveys: 201 survey observations in 2012, 200 in 2013 did not detect the pest.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Belgium Absent, pest no longer present view...
Germany Present, restricted distribution view...