EPPO Global Database

Phoracantha semipunctata(PHOASE)

Distribution details in Tunisia

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2010: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 1962
From CABI Pest map 272 (2007): Present, restricted distribution
From NPPO: Present, restricted distribution
* Aini R, Bedhief S (2010) Evaluation des ressources forestières mondiales 2010. Rapport National. Tunisie. Département des Forêts, FAO, Rome, 57 pp.

* Billioti E, Schoenenberger A (1962) Sur la présence en Tunisie de Phoracantha semipunctata Fab. (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae) ravageur de l'Eucalyptus. Annales de l'IRAT 35, 97-109.

* Ben Jamâa ML, Dhahri S, Villemant C (2009) First record of Avetianella longoi, an egg parasitoid of Phoracantha semipunctata in Tunisia. Tunisian Journal of Plant Protection 4, 229-234.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Algeria Present, restricted distribution view...
Libya Present, no details view...