Distribution details in Iran
First recorded in: 2015
EPPO Reporting Service (2016/114) : indicentally found in October 2015 during a survey targeting the olive fruit fly (Bactrocera oleae). Caught in traps placed in olive groves on the southern slopes of Elburz Mountains (near the village of Ghoushchi, Qazvin province).
* Parchami-Araghi M, Gilasian E, Keyhanian AA (2015) Spotted wing drosophila, Drosophila suzukii (Matsumura) (Dip.: Drosophilidae) an invasive fruit pest new to the Middle East and Iran. Drosophila Information Service no. 98, 59-60.
|Pakistan||Present, no details|
|Turkey||Present, restricted distribution|