EPPO Global Database

Echinothrips americanus(ECHTAM)

Distribution details in Italy

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1999: Present, few occurrences
First recorded in: 1998
From CABI Pest map 748 (2011): Present, few occurrences
Draft EPPO phytosanitary alert list of 1999-01.

EPPO Reporting Service (99/120): high infestations observed in glasshouse impatiens near Bologna (Emilia-Romagna). Associated with imports from Caribbean
* Marullo, R.; Pollini, A. (1999) Echinothrips americanus, a new pest of the Italian greenhouses. Informatore fitopatologico, no. 6, 61-64.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, few occurrences view...
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Slovenia Present, no details view...