EPPO Global Database

Phoracantha semipunctata(PHOASE)

Distribution details in Spain (Islas Canárias)

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, no details
First recorded in: 1991
From CABI Pest map 272 (2007): Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (99/100): first reported in 1991 in Gran Canaria and Tenerife, and more recently in Gomera.
References
* Gonzalez Pena CF, Vives i Noguera E, de Sousa Zuzarte AJ (2007) Nuevo catalogo de los Cerambycidae (Coleoptera) de la Peninsula Ibérica, islas Baleares e islas atlanticas: Canarias, Açores y Madeira. Monografias S.E.A., vol 12, Sociedad Entomologica Aragonesa, Zaragoza (ES), 136 pp.

* NPPO of Spain (2011-06).

* Schedl, W. (1999) [Invasion of the Eucalyptus borer, Phoracantha semipunctata (F.) in the Mediterranean Basin and the Canary islands (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)]. Anzeiger für Schädlingskunde, 72(2), 25-56.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
France Present, restricted distribution view...
France Corse Present, widespread view...
Morocco Present, restricted distribution view...
Portugal Madeira Present, no details view...
Portugal Present, widespread view...