EPPO Global Database

Phthorimaea operculella(PHTOOP)

Distribution details in Belgium

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Absent, pest no longer present
Pest status declared by NPPO: Absent, pest no longer present (2015-12)
From CABI Pest map 010 (2012): Absent, no record
Only a few isolated findings have been reported in the past (probably limited incursions from third countries imports). The pest has never been detected in the Belgian potato production (as of 2015-12) and its establishment in Belgium is not considered feasible.
* NPPO of Belgium (2015-12).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
France Corse Absent, no pest record view...
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Germany Absent, intercepted only view...
Netherlands Absent, pest no longer present view...