EPPO Global Database

Frankliniella occidentalis(FRANOC)

Distribution details in Canada

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1993: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Pest map 538 (1999): Present, restricted distribution
From NPPO: Present, restricted distribution
Comments
Reporting Service 521/06 of 1992-03: predominant thrips species of glasshouses in Ontario; also found on ornamentals bordering glasshouses.
References
* Broadbent AB, Allen WR, Foottit RG (1987) The association of Frankliniella occidentalis (Pergande) (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) with greenhouse crops and the tomato spotted wilt virus in Ontario. Canadian Entomologist, 119, 501–503.

* Burgess L, Weegar HH (1988) Thrips (Thysanoptera) in canola crops in Saskatchewan. Canadian Entomologist, 120, 815–819.

* Kirk WDJ, Terry LI (2003) The spread of the western flower thrips Frankliniella occidentalis (Pergande). Agricultural and Forest Entomology 5, 301-310.

* Shipp, J. L.; Binns, M. R.; Papadopoulos, A. P. (1996) Bulletin OILB/SROP 19 (1), 151-154.
------- Glasshouse only.

* Stobbs, L.W.; Broadbent, A.B.; Allen, W.R.; Stirling, A.L. (1992) Transmission of tomato spotted wilt virus by the Western Flower Thrips to weeds and native plants found in Southern Ontario.
Plant Disease 76, 23-29.

Situation in neighbouring countries
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United States of America South Carolina Present, no details view...
United States of America Maine Present, no details view...
United States of America Utah Present, no details view...
United States of America Virginia Present, no details view...
United States of America Florida Present, no details view...
United States of America Present, widespread view...