EPPO Global Database

Luperomorpha xanthodera(LUPMXA)

Distribution details in Croatia

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2019
* Šimala M, Pintar M, Masten Milek T, Novak A, Ivić D, Džoić D (2020) Ružin buhac [Luperomorpha xanthodera (Fairmaire, 1888)] – novi invazivni štetnik ukrasnog bilja u Hrvatskoj. Glasilo biljne zaštite, 20 (4), 484-491. Retrieved from https://hrcak.srce.hr/240793 (in Croatian with English abstract)
------- first found in August 2019 on flowers of lemon seedlings in nursery in Rovinj, and later during the same year in 14 more continental and coastal localities, on nine ornamental plant species from six different families.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Hungary Present, few occurrences view...
Montenegro Absent, pest no longer present view...