EPPO Global Database

Pezothrips kellyanus(PEZTKE)

Distribution details in Turkey

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2012: Present, restricted distribution
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2004/137) : alert listing, Izmir province.

According to Uygun & Satar (2008), P. kellyanus was determined in Aegean region of Turkey in 1995, and was recorded in 2006 in the Mediterranean region. It was accounted for 5% and 0.3% of the thrips specimens in the Eastern and Western parts of the Mediterranean region, respectively.
References
* Tunç I, Ünal Bahsi S, Göçmen H (2012) Thysanoptera fauna of the Aegean region, Turkey, in the spring. Turkish Journal of Zoology 36(5), 592-606.
------- Antalya, Mersin, Hatay, Aydın.

* Uygun N, Satar S (2008) The current situation of citrus pests and their control methods in Turkey. IOBC/WPRS Bulletin 38, 2-9.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Greece Present, restricted distribution view...
Greece Kriti Present, no details view...