EPPO Global Database

Lymantria dispar(LYMADI)

Distribution details in Russia

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Pest map 026 (1981): Present, restricted distribution
From NPPO: Present, restricted distribution
Comments
The Asian form appeared in the new 1992 quarantine regulations of Russia as a quarantine pest of limited distribution in Russia.
As of 2020-01: present in 9 federal subjects, the established quarantine zones cover 49565084 ha in total.
References
* Anonymous (2020) Справочник по карантинному фитосанитарному состоянию территорий государств - участников СНГ на 01.01.2020 г. [Handbook of quarantine phytosanitary conditions in the territories of the CIS Member States as of 2020-01-01]. All-Russian Plant Quarantine Center. 92pp. Available at https://vniikr.ru/today/intercoll/inter-coord

* Gninenko YI, Serdukov GV (2014) Behavioral peculiarities of the first instar gypsy moth larvae in East Siberia. Plant Health Researrch and Practice 3(9), 17-19.
------- Observations on the insect behaviour made in Tuva, Buryatia and Altai: during outbreaks when the number of larvae is very high, they are able to contruct large webs on rocks, grasses and shrubs, thus creating web carpets that are lifted and move by air currents.

* NPPO of Russia (1992).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Azerbaijan Present, no details view...
Belarus Present, no details view...
China Present, no details view...
China Neimenggu Present, no details view...
China Jiangxi Present, no details view...
China Xizhang Present, no details view...
China Heilongjiang Present, no details view...
China Jilin Present, no details view...
China Liaoning Present, no details view...
China Hebei Present, no details view...
China Jiangsu Present, no details view...
China Shandong Present, no details view...
Estonia Present, restricted distribution view...
Finland Absent, intercepted only view...
Kazakhstan Present, restricted distribution view...
Korea Dem. People's Republic Present, no details view...
Poland Present, no details view...
Ukraine Present, no details view...