EPPO Global Database

Rhagoletis completa(RHAGCO)

Distribution details in Belgium

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2018: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2016
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, only in some parts of the Member State concerned (2018-11)
Not detected during an extensive survey carried out in the framework of a research project (2013-2015).

EPPO Reporting Service (2018/216) : 6 specimens were trapped during research studies. Traps were placed in walnut trees (Juglans regia) close to a cherry orchard. It is noted that the pest had been observed by naturalists already in 2016.
* NPPO of Belgium (2016-12, 2018-11).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
France Corse Present, restricted distribution view...
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Germany Present, restricted distribution view...
Netherlands Present, few occurrences view...