EPPO Global Database

Drosophila suzukii(DROSSU)

Distribution details in Brazil (Rio Grande do Sul)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2014: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Pest map 766 (2016): Present, no details
* Deprá M, Poppe JL, Schmitz HJ, De Toni DC, Vera L. S. Valente VLS (2014) The first records of the invasive pest Drosophila suzukii in the South American continent. Journal of Pest Science 87(3), 379-383.
------- First specimens caught in the municipalities of Botuverá, Nova Veneza and Osósio.

* Nunes AM, Hoffmann Schlesener DC, Silva de Souza D, Neumann AM, Mello Garci FR (2014) Primeiros registros de Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) em agroecossistemas na metade sul do Rio Grande do Sul. Abstract of a paper presented at the XXV Congresso Brasileiro de Entomologia (Goiânia, BR, 2014-09-14/18). http://www.cbe2014.com.br/anais/resumos/resumo-1344.pdf
------- On guavas in the municipality of Morro Redondo.

* Santos, Silva dos RS (2014) [Drosophila susukii (Matsumura, 1931) (Diptera: Drosophilidae) attacking strawberry fruit in Brazil]. Goiânia 10(18), 4005-4011 (in Portuguese). http://www.conhecer.org.br/enciclop/2014a/AGRARIAS/Drosophila.pdf
------- Damage observed on strawberry crops in the municipality of Vacaria.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Argentina Present, restricted distribution view...
Uruguay Present, restricted distribution view...