EPPO Global Database

Comstockaspis perniciosa(QUADPE)

Distribution details in Ukraine

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1996: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 1952
From CABI Pest map 007 (1989): Present, no details
From NPPO: Present, restricted distribution
Comments
The Ukrainian regulations of 1993 list Q. perniciosus as a quarantine pest of limited distribution in Ukraine.

EPPO Reporting Service (94/215): introduced into Zakarpat'e province in 1952, now in 16 of 25 provinces of Ukraine.

Annual report for 1996 gives the following distribution by province:
- West: Chernovtsy, Ivano-Frankovsk, L'vov, Rovno, Ternopol, Zakarpat'e
- Centre: Cherkassy, Kiev, Kirovograd, Poltava, Vinnitsa
- South: Cherson, Krym, Nikolaev, Odessa, Zaporozh'e
- East: Dnepropetrovsk, Donetsk, Lugansk
References
* Litvinov PI, Titova LG, Palagina OV, Kul'minskaya LA (1994) Quarantine pests and diseases of fruit crops in Ukraine. Zashchita Rastenii no.7, 30-32.

* NPPO of Ukraine 1996.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Hungary Present, widespread view...
Moldova Present, restricted distribution view...
Poland Absent, pest eradicated view...
Romania Present, widespread view...
Russia Far East Present, no details view...
Russia Present, restricted distribution view...
Russia Eastern Siberia Absent, pest no longer present view...
Russia Southern Russia Present, no details view...
Slovakia Present, no details view...