EPPO Global Database

Phoracantha recurva(PHOARE)

Distribution details in Israel

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2001
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present (2011-06)
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2009/029) : 3 specimens collected in natural habitats in lower Galilee, Samaria and Central coastal plain, likely to have spread to other areas.
References
* Friedman ALL, Rittner O, Chikatunov VI (2008) Five new invasive species of longhorn beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) in Israel. Phytoparasitica 36(3), 242-246.

* NPPO of Israel (2011-06).