EPPO Global Database

Pissodes castaneus(PISONO)

Distribution details in Italy

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1994: Present, widespread
From CABI Pest map 678 (2006): Present, no details
From NPPO: Present, widespread
Common in the Alps and Apennines, and along the coasts. Recorded also from Sicilia and Sardegna.
* Anon. (1979) Annali della Facolta di Agraria, Universita di Pisa 39, 61-68.

* Battisti. A.; Covassi, M. (1991) Specie di Magdalia e Pissodes su pini dell'Italia appenninica. Atti XVI Congreso nazionale italico di Entomologia, pp. 647-653. Bari Martina Franca.

* Capretti, P.; Panconesi, A.; Parrini, C. (1987) Monti e Boschi 38 (1), 42-46.

* USDA (1985) Pests not known to occur in the United States or of limited distribution. No. 65. Banded pine weevil, Pissodes castaneus. USDA APHIS-PPQ, Beltsville, USA.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, no details view...
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Slovenia Present, no details view...
Switzerland Present, no details view...