EPPO Global Database

Prunus serotina(PRNSO)

Distribution details in Italy

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2014: Present, no details
Found in forests and woodlands.

EPPO Reporting Service (2009/147)
EPPO Reporting Service (2009/204)
EPPO Reporting Service (2011/020)
EPPO Reporting Service (2019/196) : P. serotina is present in 7 regions and in 3 of these regions the species has negative impacts on plant communities.
* Forte TGW, Brundu G, Celesti-Grapow L, Siniscalco, Barni E (2019) Prunus serotina in Italy: a challenging candidate for the national list of priority invasive alien species.Plant Biosystems, DOI: 10.1080/11263504.2019.1666173

* Gentili R, Gilardelli F, Ciapetta S, Citteria S (2014) Distribution range of four dangerous non-native species in Italy. Abstract of the 4th International Symposium on Environmental Weeds and Invasive Plants, Montpellier (FR), 2014-06-19/23.

* Lazzaro L, Bolpagni R, Barni E, Brundu G, Blasi C, Siniscalco C, Celestri-Grapow L (2019) Towards alien plant prioritization in Italy: methodological issues and first results. Plant Biosystems, DOI: 10.1080/11263504.2019.1640310.
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...