EPPO Global Database

Metcalfa pruinosa(METFPR)

Distribution details in France

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2013: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 1985
From CABI Pest map 529 (1992): Present, restricted distribution
First found in Var in 1985 (region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur), then also found in Corse, Midi-Pyrénées, Aquitaine, Rhône-Alpes, Bourgogne, Alsace regions.
* Anonymous (1995) Phyto Régions...Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur. Une mineuse et Metcalfa. Phytoma - La Défense des Végétaux, n° 475, p 3.

* Anonymous (2013) Metcalfa en Alsace. Phytoma n° 667, p 4.

* Della Giustina, W.; Navarro, E. (1993) Metcalfa pruinosa, un nouvel envahisseur ? Phytoma - La Défense des Végétaux, n° 451, 30-32.

* Sforza R (2008) Espèces invasives en viticulture. Paper presented at the ‘8ème Conférence Internationale sur les ravageurs en agriculture’ (Montpellier, FR, 2008-10-23/23), 535-546.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Italy Sardegna Present, no details view...
Italy Sicilia Present, no details view...
Italy Present, widespread view...
Spain Present, restricted distribution view...
Switzerland Present, restricted distribution view...