EPPO Global Database

Epichoristodes acerbella(EPIOIO)

Distribution details in Spain

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, few occurrences
First recorded in: 1976
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, few records (2011-06).
* Costa-Seglar, M.; Vives de Quadras, J.M. (1976). (Epichoristodes acerbella Walk., nuevo tortricido, plaga de los claveles, en la Península Ibérica) SHILAP 4(15), 233-234 (in Spanish) (abst.)

* NPPO of Spain (2011-06).

* USDA (1985) Pests not known to occur in the United States or of limited distribution. No. 61. South African carnation tortrix, Epichoristodes acerbella. USDA APHIS-PPQ, Beltsville, USA.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
France Present, widespread view...