EPPO Global Database

Hyphantria cunea(HYPHCU)

Distribution details in China

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 1979
According to Yang et al. (2015): first found in 1979 in Dandong city (Liaoning province), it then spread to other Chinese provinces.
* Li L, Wang Z, Wang X, An L (2011) Forest insect pest management and forest management in China: an overview. Environmental Management 48, 1107–1121.
------- It occurs in Liaoning, Shandong, Shaanxi, Shanghai, Tianjing, Hebei.

* Wang W, Zhou L, Dong G, Chen F (2020) Isolation and identification of entomopathogenic fungi and an evaluation of their actions against the larvae of the fall webworm, Hyphantria cunea (Drury) (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae). BioControl 65(1), 101-111.
------- It occurs in Beijing, Hebei, Liaoning, Shaanxi, Shanxi, Shandong, Shanghai, and Tianjing.

* Yang ZQ, Cao LM, Wang CZ, Wang XY, Song LW (2015) Trichospilus albiflagellatus (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae), a new species parasitizing pupa of Hyphantria cunea (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae) in China. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 108(4), 641-647.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Kazakhstan Present, restricted distribution view...
Korea Dem. People's Republic Present, widespread view...
Kyrgyzstan Present, restricted distribution view...
Russia Southern Russia Present, widespread view...
Russia Present, restricted distribution view...
Russia Far East Present, few occurrences view...