EPPO Global Database

Leptoglossus occidentalis(LEPLOC)

Distribution details in Germany

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2008: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2006
From CABI Pest map 741 (2010): Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2010/009) : it was first found in October 2006 in Berlin. Other specimens were observed in Köln (Nordrhein-Westfalen) in 2007, in several urban sites in Baden-Württemberg in 2008 (Mannheim, Freiburg, Villingen), and in Merzig (Saarland) in 2009.
References
* Pérez Vera F, Hoffmann HJ (2007) [Leptoglossus occidentalis Heidemann, 1910 (Hemiptera, Heteroptera) new in Köln. Heteropteron no.25, 17-18 (in German).

* Rietschel S (2008) [Leptoglossus occidentalis in Baden-Württemberg]. Heteropteron no. 29, 2-3 (in German).

* Werner DJ (2006) [Leptoglossus occidentalis new in Germany]. Heteropteron no. 23, p 38 (in German).


* INTERNET
Delattinia website (fauna and flora of Saarland, Germany). Wanzen. Aktuelle Neufunde. http://www.delattinia.de/Sektion_Wanzen.htm
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, restricted distribution view...
Belgium Present, restricted distribution view...
Czech Republic Present, restricted distribution view...
Denmark Present, no details view...
France Corse Present, few occurrences view...
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Luxembourg Present, no details view...
Netherlands Present, no details view...
Poland Present, restricted distribution view...
Switzerland Present, restricted distribution view...