EPPO Global Database

Rhagoletis completa(RHAGCO)

Distribution details in Italy

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2012: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Pest map 337 (1997): Present, restricted distribution
Mainly present in Northern Italy: Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Lazio, Lombardia, Piemonte, Trentino-Alto Adige, Val d'Aosta, Veneto - but detected in 2010 in Campania (provinces of Avellino and Napoli).

EPPO Reporting Service (1993/210) : in Friuli-Venezia Giulia, in the extreme east of the country near the border with Slovenia. A few specimens found near Pordenone.

EPPO Reporting Service (1994/111) : areas of Milano, Varese, Pavia, Novara and Sondrio. These much more extensive reports in Piemonte and Lombardia are additional to the earlier record in Friuli-Venezia Giulia.

EPPO Reporting Service (1997/37) : now very common and injurious to walnut crops in Trentino, Veneto and Friuli-Venezia Giulia. In 1994, reported in Lazio.

EPPO Reporting Service (1997/103) : further details.

EPPO Reporting Service (1999/082) : severe attacks in Lombardia during a 1995/1996 survey.

EPPO Reporting Service (1999/095) : also in Piemonte and Val d'Aosta.

EPPO Reporting Service (2000/077) : continues to cause damage to walnut in Piemonte-Val d'Aosta.

EPPO Reporting Service (2010/183) : detected in the south of Italy, in Campania (provinces of Avellino and Napoli).

EPPO Reporting Service (2011/108) : detected in Lazio region.
* Augustinos A, Moraiti C, Drosopoulou E, Kounatidis I, Mavragani-Tsipidou P, Bourtzis K, Papadopoulos N (2019) Old residents and new arrivals of Rhagoletis species in Europe. Bulletin of Entomological Research, 109(6), 701-712. doi:10.1017/S0007485319000063

* Bilancio fitosanitario dell'anno 1992. Informatore fitopatologico 43 No. 1 7-49.

* Ciampolini, M.; Trematerra, P. (1992) Diffusa presenza de mosca delle noci (Rhagoetis completa) nel nord Italia. Informatore Agrario 48 (48), 52-56.
------- Widespread in North. Veneto, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Piedmont, Lombardy.

* Duso, C. (1991) Bollettino di Zoologia Agraria e di Bachicoltura 23 (2), 203-209.
------- First record. Found in 1991 in Veneto and Friuli Venezia-Giulia.

* Hellrigl K, Minerbi S (2012) [Current invasive alien pests in South Tyrol]. Forest Observer 6, 99-116 (in German).
------- Province of Bolzano (Südtirol).

* NPPO of Italy (2010-10, 2010-12).
------- Campania and Lazio.

* Trematerra, P.; Paparatti, B.; Girgenti, P. (1995) Informatore Agrario 51 (47), 74-76.
------- Viterbo, in Aug./Sep. 1994.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, few occurrences view...
France Corse Present, restricted distribution view...
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Slovenia Present, widespread view...
Switzerland Present, widespread view...