EPPO Global Database

Dryocoetes himalayensis(DRYOHI)

Distribution details in France

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2021: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 1970s
EPPO Reporting Service (2019/056) : first recorded in 1975, considered to be established.

EPPO Reporting Service (2021/156) : rare and sporadic.
* Barnouin T, Soldati F, Roques A, Faccoli M, Kirkendall LR, Mouttet R, Daubree JB, Noblecourt T (2020) Bark beetles and pinhole borers recently or newly introduced to France (Coleoptera: Curculionidae, Scolytinae and Platypodinae). Zootaxa 4877(1), 51-74. https://www.mapress.com/j/zt/

* Noblecourt T (2014) Platypodinae et Scolytinae. pp. 650–660. In: Tronquet M. (ed.): Catalogue des Coléoptères de France. Association Roussillonnaise dʹEntomologie, Perpignan, 1052 pp.

* 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.

* Rassati D, Lieutier F & Faccoli M (2016) Alien wood-boring beetles in Mediterranean regions. pp. 293–327. In: Paine TD 1 Lieutier F (eds): Insects and diseases of Mediterranean forest systems. Springer, Zürich, 892 pp.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Germany Present, few occurrences view...
Switzerland Present, no details view...