EPPO Global Database

Tuta absoluta(GNORAB)

Distribution details in Croatia

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2009
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, first found in 2009, new findings in Varaždinska, Međimurska, Istarska, Zadarska, Splitsko-dalmatinska and Dubrovačko-neretvanska counties, under official control (2011-11)
From CABI Pest map 723 (2013): Present, restricted distribution
EPPO Reporting Service (2011/236) : detected for the first time in 2009 in glasshouse tomatoes. Surveys conducted in 2010 detected the pest in 16 localities in 6 counties (Varaždinska, Međimurska, Istarska, Zadarska, Splitsko-dalmatinska and Dubrovačko-neretvanska).
* Culjak, T. G.; Razov, J.; Gomboc, S.; Grubisic, D.; Juran, I.; Zanic, K. (2010) Glasilo Biljne Zastite 10 (4), 273-281.
------- Turanj. First record.

* Ivic, D.; Budinscak, Z.; Tomic, Z.; Simala, M.; Buljubasic, I.; Novak, A.; Rehak, T.; Bjelis, M.; Milek, T. M. (2012) Glasilo Biljne Zastite 12 (6), 455-476.

* Keresi, T.; Ivanovic, M.; Tolic, D. (2010) Biljni Lekar (Plant Doctor) 38 (6), 474-484.

* NPPO of Croatia (2011-11).

* Simala M, Masten Milek T, Seljak G (2011) The results of the monitoring of South American tomato moth Tuta absoluta Povolny, 1994 (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in 2010 in Croatia. Proceedings of the 10th Slovenian Conference on Plant Protection (Podčetrtek, SI, 2011-03-01/02), pp 293-297.
------- Found in 16 localities in 6 counties during the 2010 survey. Damage reported on leaves and fruits in protected tomato crops in the coastal part of Croatia.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Bosnia and Herzegovina Present, restricted distribution view...
Hungary Present, restricted distribution view...
Montenegro Present, widespread view...
Serbia Present, restricted distribution view...
Slovenia Present, restricted distribution view...