EPPO Global Database

Liriomyza sativae(LIRISA)

Distribution details in Iran

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2012: Present, widespread
First recorded in: 2000
From CABI Pest map 477 (2006): Present, no details
EPPO Reporting Service (2007/045) : mostly on cucumbers.

EPPO Reporting Service (2007/107) : confirms.

According to Namvar et al. (2011), L. sativae was first found in 2000. Together with L. trifolii, it has cause serious damage to bean, pea, tomato and other vegetable crops in the provinces of Khuzestan, Kerman and Tehran. Both species are currently posing problems in cucumber greenhouses across the country.
* Fathipour Y, Haghani M, Talebi AA, Baniameri V, Zamani AA ( 2006) Natural parasitism of Liriomyza sativae (Diptera: Agromyzidae) on cucumber under field and greenhouse conditions. Bulletin OILB/SROP 29(4), 163-168 (abst.).

* Haghani M, Fathipour Y, Talebi AA, Baniameri V (2007) Thermal requirement and development of Liriomyza sativae (Diptera: Agromyzidae) on cucumber. Journal of Economic Entomology 100(2), 350-356.

* Namvar P, Safaralizadeh MH, Baniameri V, Pourmirza AA (2011) Fixed precision sequential sampling plans for leaf mines of Liriomyza sativae Blanchard (Diptera: Agromyzidae) in cucumber greenhouses. Egyptian Academy Journal of Biological Sciences 4(2), 55-63.

* Shahreki Z, Rakshani E, Sasakawa M (2012) A contribution to the agromyzid leaf miners (Diptera: Agromyzidae) of Iran. Biologica Nyssana 3(1), 31-36.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Armenia Present, no details view...
Iraq Present, no details view...
Pakistan Present, no details view...
Türkiye Present, restricted distribution view...