EPPO Global Database

Leptoglossus occidentalis(LEPLOC)

Distribution details in Greece

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Present, no details
EPPO Reporting Service (2014/116) : collected from Central Evia, Attica and Peloponnese (north), mainly from Pinus halepensis.

EPPO Reporting Service (2017/206) : also found in Crete.
* Petrakis PV (2011) First record of Leptoglossus occidentalis (Heteroptera: Coreidae) in Greece. Entomologia Hellenica 20, 83-93.

* van der Heyden T (2017) Leptoglossus occidentalis Heidemann, 1910 (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Coreidae: Coreinae: Anisoscelini) has reached the Greek island of Crete. Arquivos Entomolóxicos 18, 185-187.

* 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.
------- Also found on the island of Corfu (Sidari on the northern coast of the island).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Albania Present, few occurrences view...
Bulgaria Present, restricted distribution view...
North Macedonia Present, no details view...
Türkiye Present, restricted distribution view...