EPPO Global Database

Halyomorpha halys(HALYHA)

Distribution details in Italy (Sardegna)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2018: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2016
EPPO Reporting Service (2017/093) : 2 adult specimens were found in the city of Cagliari (Southern Sardinia) in November 2016.

EPPO Reporting Service (2019/117) : present.

From Loru et al. (2018): 5 specimens found in the city of Sassari (Northern Sardinia) and its surroundings (collected inside buildings).
* Cianferoni F, Graziani F, Dioli P, Ceccolini F (2018) Review of the occurrence of Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) in Italy, with an update of its European and World distribution. Biologia 73(6), 599–607.

* Dioli P, Leo P, Maistrello L (2016) [First records in Spain and Sardinia of the alien species Halyomorpha halys (Stål, 1855), with notes on its distribution in Europe (Hemiptera, Pentatomidae)]. Revista gaditana de Entomología 7(1), 539-548 (in Italian and Spanish).

* Loru L, Marras PM, Nannini M, Pantaleoni RA (2018) The occult spread of the invasive brown marmorated stink bug, Halyomorpha halys (Stål,1855) (Hemiptera Pentatomidae),in Sardinia (Italy). Biodiversity Journal 9(4), 447-450. DOI: 10.31396/Biodiv.Jour.2018.9.4.447.450
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, restricted distribution view...
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Slovenia Present, few occurrences view...
Switzerland Present, widespread view...