EPPO Global Database

Salvinia molesta(SAVMO)

Distribution details in Switzerland

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, few occurrences
First recorded in: 2009
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2020/204) : from water bodies in Chiasso, Coldrerio, Novazzano and Breggia between 2018/19. Some herbarium specimens which are preserved at the Cantonal Museum of Natural History attest the presence of this species in Novazzano and Coldrerio already in the summers of 2009 and 2015
References
* Mangili S, Schoenenberger N, Selldor P, Sasu I, Haritz C, Borsari A, Marazzi B, Frey D (2020) Ticino floristic notes 2020: discovery of three new neophytes for Switzerland. Bulletin of the Ticino Socitey of Ntural Sciences, 108, 83-91.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, few occurrences view...
France Present, few occurrences view...
France Mainland France Present, few occurrences view...
France Corse Present, few occurrences view...
Germany Present, few occurrences view...
Italy Mainland Italy Present, few occurrences view...
Italy Present, no details view...