EPPO Global Database

Dryocoetes himalayensis(DRYOHI)

Distribution details in Switzerland

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2016: Present, no details
First recorded in: 1980s
EPPO Reporting Service (2019/056) : first recorded in 1980, considered to be established.
* Gebhardt H & Bense U (2016) Erstfund von Dryocoetes himalayensis Strohmeyer (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Scolytinae) in Deutschland. Mitteilungen des Entomologischen Vereins Stuttgart 51, 69–73.

* Knížek M (2011) Faunistic records from the Czech Republic 307 – Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae. Klapalekiana 47, 12.

* Procházka J, Stejskal R, Čížek L, Hauck D & Knížek M (2018) Dryocoetes himalayensis (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae), a new bark beetle species for Slovakia and Austria, and its occurrence in the Czech Republic. Klapalekiana 54, 117–121.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, few occurrences view...
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Germany Present, few occurrences view...