EPPO Global Database

Lopholeucaspis japonica(LOPLJA)

Distribution details in Greece

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2018: Absent, pest no longer present
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2010/120) : mentioned in a list of Coccoidea recorded in Greece without further details.

EFSA (2018): although L. japonica was found on olives in Greece in 1983 (Kozár and Walter, 1985), it has not been found again, as confirmed by NPPO.
References
* Kozár F, Walter J (1985) Check‐list of the Palaearctic Coccoidea (Homoptera). Folia Entomologica Hungarica, 46, 63–110.

* Milonas PC, Kozar F, Kontodimas DC (2009) List of scale insects of Greece. Proceedings of the XI International Symposium on Scale Insect (Oeiras, PT, 2007-09-24/27), 143-147.

* EFSA (2018) Scientific Opinion on the pest categorisation of Lopholeucaspis japonica. EFSA Journal 16( 7): 5353, 23 pp. https://doi.org/10.2903/j.efsa.2018.5353
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Turkey Present, no details view...