EPPO Global Database

Tuta absoluta(GNORAB)

Distribution details in Belarus

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2018: Absent, pest eradicated
First recorded in: 2011
Eradication in: 2015
Pest status declared by NPPO: Absent: pest eradicated in 2015 (2018-01)
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2018/006) : first found in May 2011 in the region of Gomel in a tomato greenhouse of 3 ha. In July 2011, also detected outdoors in an area of 3.5 ha and in private plots located near the infested glasshouse site. Eradication measures were taken and the pest has no longer been detected. NPPO officially declared its eradication in 2018.
References
* Maslyakov VY, Izhevsky SS (2011) [Alien phytophagous insect invasions in the European part of Russia]. IGRAS, Moscow, 272 pp (in Russian).
------- First record in May 2011.

* NPPO of Belarus (2018-01).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Lithuania Present, few occurrences view...
Russia Southern Russia Present, restricted distribution view...
Russia Present, restricted distribution view...
Russia Eastern Siberia Absent, intercepted only view...
Ukraine Transient, under eradication view...