EPPO Global Database

Leptoglossus occidentalis(LEPLOC)

Distribution details in Albania

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2018: Present, few occurrences
First recorded in: 2018
EPPO Reporting Service (2018/173) : a dead specimen was first found in August 2018 near Vlorë. Establishment of the pest remains to be confirmed.

EPPO Reporting Service (2018/212) : in November 2018, a live specimen was found in Vlorë, on the balcony of a buiding.
* van der Heyden T (2018) First record of Leptoglossus occidentalis Heidemann (Heteroptera: Coreidae: Coreinae: Anisoscelini) in Albania. Revista Chilena de Entomología 44(3), 355-356.

* van der Heyden T (2018) New data on the distribution of Leptoglossus occidentalis Heidemann (Heteroptera: Coreidae: Coreinae: Anisoscelini), including the first record of the species in Georgia. Revista Chilena de Entomologia 44(4), 433-435.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Greece Kriti Present, no details view...
Greece Present, no details view...
Montenegro Present, restricted distribution view...
North Macedonia Present, no details view...