EPPO Global Database

Helicoverpa armigera(HELIAR)

Distribution details in Germany

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2004: Present, few occurrences
Pest status declared by NPPO: Transient, found only in some areas during summer in years of favourable weather conditions (2004-02)
From CABI Pest map 015 (1993): Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (96/087): found in western Mecklenburg.

Also official report in 1996 of an outbreak on pelargonium cuttings in a nursery in Rheinland-Pfalz, which was successfully eradicated.

1998: confirmed as eradicated.

EPPO Reporting Service (2004/013) : found in Baden-Württemberg on many plants outdoors and in glasshouses. Transient (not expected to survive the winter).
References
* NPPO of Germany, 2004-02.

* Review of Agricultural Entomology, 83(11), p 1196 (10305).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, few occurrences view...
Belgium Present, few occurrences view...
Czech Republic Absent, pest eradicated view...
Denmark Absent, intercepted only view...
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Netherlands Absent, pest eradicated view...
Poland Present, few occurrences view...
Switzerland Present, restricted distribution view...