EPPO Global Database

Leptoglossus occidentalis(LEPLOC)

Distribution details in North Macedonia

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2016: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2015
First specimens were found in the municipality of Prilep on a Pinus nigra tree in 2015-08-10.
* Cvetkovska-Gjorgievska A, Dedov I, Hristovski S, Langourov M, Lazarevska S, Prelik D, Simov N (2019) New records of allochtonous, invasive and pest invertebrate species from the Republic of Macedonia. Ecologica Montenegrina 20, 56-70.

* Kulijer D (2016) Leptoglossus occidentalis (Heteroptera: Coreidae) and Harmonia axyridis (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae), two new invasive alien species for insect fauna of Macedonia. Ecologica Montenegrina 5, 22-25.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Albania Present, few occurrences view...
Bulgaria Present, restricted distribution view...
Greece Kriti Present, no details view...
Greece Present, no details view...
Serbia Present, restricted distribution view...