EPPO Global Database

Leptinotarsa decemlineata(LPTNDE)

Distribution details in Iraq

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2003: Present, restricted distribution
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2005/001) : first found in October 2003 in north (Dahuk, Mosul governorate).
References
* El-Jboory I (2004) A new potato pest in Northern Iraq. Disease and pest outbreaks – Iraq. Arab and Near East Plant Protection Newsletter, no. 38, June 2004, p 27.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Iran Present, no details view...
Turkey Present, restricted distribution view...