EPPO Global Database

Harmonia axyridis(HARNAX)

Distribution details in Liechtenstein

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Present, widespread
First recorded in: 2007
EPPO Reporting Service (2009/194) : not introduced for biological control but first found in the wild in 2007. Now widespread.
* Brown PMJ, Adriaens T, Bathon H, Cuppen J, Goldarazena, Hägg T, Kenis M, Klausnitzer BEM, Kovář I, Loomans AJM, Majerus MEN, Nedved O, Pedersen J, Rabitsch W, Roy HE, Ternois V, Zakharov IA, Roy DB (2008) Harmonia axyridis in Europe: spread and distribution of a non-native coccinellid. BioControl 53(1), 5-21.

* Brown PMJ, Thomas CE, Lombaert E, Jeffries DL, Estoup A, Lawson Handley LJ (2011) The global spread of Harmonia axyridis (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae): distribution, dispersal and routes of invasion. BioControl 56(4), 623-641.

* Hiermann U (2017) Ausgewählte Nachweise gebietsfremder Insektenarten im Fürstentum Liechtenstein (Insecta: Orthoptera, Heteroptera, Coleoptera, Hymenoptera, Lepidoptera). inatura – Forschung online 41, 5 S.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, no details view...
Switzerland Present, restricted distribution view...