EPPO Global Database

Frankliniella occidentalis(FRANOC)

Distribution details in South Africa

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1992: Present, widespread
From CABI Pest map 538 (1999): Present, widespread
From NPPO: Present, widespread
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service 513/12: found on chrysanthemum and roses in glasshouses in 1988 (first record).
References
* Brink, T. (1994) Yearbook - South African Mango Growers' Association 14, 78-81.
------- Letsitele, Transvaal.

* Giliomee, J. H. (1989) Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa 52 (1), 179-182.
------- First record, on glasshouse chrysanthemum and rose.

* Nakahara, S. (1997) Contributions on Entomology, International 2, 353-389.