EPPO Global Database

Tuta absoluta(GNORAB)

Distribution details in Georgia

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2014: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2011
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2016/004) : first found 2011 in the village of Khorga, (near Khobi, Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti region) in the Western part of the country.
References
* Kakhadze M, Chkhubianishvili T, Latamze M, Chubinishvili M, Skhirtladze R, Rijamadze I, Nazarashvili N (2014) Perspectives of biological control to the South American tomato moth. Proceedings of the VII Congress on Plant Protection (Zlatibor, RS, 2014-11-24/28), 187-188.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Armenia Present, few occurrences view...
Azerbaijan Present, no details view...
Russia Southern Russia Present, restricted distribution view...
Russia Present, restricted distribution view...
Russia Eastern Siberia Absent, intercepted only view...
Turkey Present, widespread view...