EPPO Global Database

Rhagoletis suavis(RHAGSU)

Distribution details in Germany

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2022: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2013
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, only in certain areas (Brandenburg, Berlin).
EPPO Reporting Service (2014/011) : first found in a private garden in Kleinmachnow (Brandenburg). Findings of Rhagoletis sp. in Kleinmachnow and Werder/Havel (Brandenburg) which were identified as R. completa in 2012 might in fact be misidentifications of R. suavis.

EPPO Reporting Service (2016/167) : found in August 2016 in Berlin (borough of Steglitz-Zehlendorf). A single adult specimen was observed on a house wall close to Juglans regia trees.

NPPO (2022): no phytosanitary measures applied. The pest is no longer a quarantine pest (Implementing Regulation (EU) 2021/2285 as of 11 April 2022).
* NPPO of Germany (2013-10, 2016-09, 2022-02).