EPPO Global Database

Halyomorpha halys(HALYHA)

Distribution details in Greece

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2019: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2011
EPPO Reporting Service (2014/150) : in October 2011, adult specimens of H. halys were found to be causing a nuisance to residents in Central Athens.

According to Cianferoni et al. (2019), also found in Lesbos island (1 adult specimen photographed in April 2019).
* Cianferoni F, Graziani F, Ceccolini F (2019) The unstoppable march of Halyomorpha halys: new first country records (Hemiptera, Pentatomidae). Spixiana 42(1), p 60.

* Milonas PG, Partsinevelos GK (2014) First report of brown marmorated stink bug Halyomorpha halys Stål (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in Greece. Bulletin OEPP/EPPO Bulletin 44(2), 183-186.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Albania Present, few occurrences view...
Bulgaria Present, no details view...
North Macedonia Present, restricted distribution view...
Turkey Present, restricted distribution view...