EPPO Global Database

Greenidea ficicola(GREEFI)

Distribution details in Tunisia

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2009: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2007
From CABI Pest map 753 (2011): Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2011/058) : first found in April 2007 in Sahline on Ficus nitida. Later found in other locations of the Tunisian Sahel coastal area on Ficus spp. (Monastir, Ourdanine, Sousse).
References
* Ben Halima-Kamel M (2009) First report of Greenidea ficicola in Tunisia. Tunisian Journal of Plant Protection 4, 107-110.