EPPO Global Database

Cydalima perspectalis(DPHNPE)

Distribution details in Slovenia

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2013: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2011
From CABI Pest map 764 (2012): Present, no details
In their paper, Sáfián and Horváth (2011) record the presence of C. perspectalis in Slovenia on the basis of a personal communication with Dr Matjaz Jez.

EPPO Reporting Service (2013/011) : confirmed by Seljak (2012). First found on Buxus sempervirens in August 2011 at Ključarovci.
* Sáfián S, Horváth B (2011) Box tree moth - Cydalima perspectalis (Walker, 1859), new member in the Lepidoptera fauna of Hungary (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). Natura Somogyiensis 19, 245-246.

* Seljak G (2013) [The dynamics of introduction of alien phytophagous insects and mites into Slovenia]. Acta Entomologica Slovenica 21(2), 85-122 (in Slovenian).

* Seljak G (2012) Six new alien phytophagous insect species recorded in Slovenia in 2011. Acta Entomologica Slovenica 20(1), 31-44.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, restricted distribution view...
Croatia Present, few occurrences view...
Hungary Present, restricted distribution view...
Italy Present, restricted distribution view...