EPPO Global Database

Hyalesthes obsoletus(HYAEOB)

Distribution details in Switzerland

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Present, restricted distribution
Its presence was confirmed for the first time in 2000 in Valais. In 2008, it was also caught in Ticino. Not found in the vineyards of the Eastern part of Switzerland.
* Günthart H, Mühlethaler R (2002) Provisorische Checklist der Zikaden der Schweiz (Insecta: Hemiptera, Auchenorrhyncha). Denisia 04, 329-338.

* Kessler S, Kehrli P, Schaerer S, Delabays N, Pasquier D, Trivellone V, Emery S (2010) Hyalesthes obsoletus, vecteur du bois noir de la vigne: ses plantes hôtes en Suisse. Revue Suisse de Viticulture, Arboriculture, Horticulture 42(5), 306-312.

* Schmid A, Emery S (2011) La maladie du bois noir dans le vignoble valaisan. IOBC/WPRS Bulletin 24(7), 287-289.
------- First record.

* Trivellone V, Filippin L, Jermini M, Angelini E (2015) Molecular characterization of phytoplasma strains in leafhoppers inhabiting the vineyard agroecosystem in Southern Switzerland. Phytopathogenic Mollicutes 5(1 suppl.), S45-S46.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, no details view...
France Present, no details view...
Germany Present, restricted distribution view...
Italy Present, no details view...