EPPO Global Database

Luperomorpha xanthodera(LUPMXA)

Distribution details in Poland

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, few occurrences
First recorded in: 2012
EPPO Reporting Service (2014/053) : first found in July 2012 in an experimental plot of Origanum vulgare near Warsaw (Wilanow). It is noted that this plot was located in the vicinity of a garden centre selling a wide range of imported horticultural plants.
* Kozłowski MW, Legutowska H (2014) The invasive flea beetle Luperomorpha xanthodera (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Alticinae), potentially noxious to ornamental plants – first record in Poland. Journal of Plant Protection Research 54(1), 106-107.

* Sady EA, Kiełkiewicz M, Kozłowski MW (2020) The rose flea beetle (Luperomorpha xanthodera, Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), an alien species in central Poland-from an episodic occurrence in an established population.
Journal of Plant Protection Research 60, 86-97, 10.24425/jppr.2020.132209
------- considered established.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Germany Present, no details view...
Russia Present, restricted distribution view...
Russia Southern Russia Present, restricted distribution view...