EPPO Global Database

Penestragania apicalis(PNSGAP)

Distribution details in Germany

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2013: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2012
First specimen collected in September 2012 in Heibronn (Baden-Württemberg). Then found in other cities (Hannover, Karlsruhe, Heidelberg, Freiburg, Cottbus, Berlin, Erfurt).
* Nickel H, Callot H, Knop E, Kunz G, Schrameyer K, Sprick P, Turrini-Biedermann T, Walter S (2013) Penestragania apicalis (Osborn & Ball, 1898), another invasive Nearctic leafhopper found in Europe (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae, Iassinae). Cicadina 13, 5-15.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, no details view...
France Present, no details view...
Switzerland Present, no details view...