EPPO Global Database

Salvinia molesta(SAVMO)

Distribution details in France (Corse)

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, few occurrences
First recorded in: 2010
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2011/181) : first record in Corse. S. molesta was found in a water reservoir, south of the Ajaccio Gulf.
References
Paradis G & Miniconi R (2011) Une nouvelle espèce aquatique invasive découverte en Corse, au sud du golfe d’Ajaccio : Salvinia molesta D.S.Mitch (Salviniaceae, Pteridophyta). Le Journal de Botanique de la Société botanique de France 54, 45-48.

* EPPO (2017) Pest risk analysis for Salvinia molesta. EPPO, Paris. Available at: https://pra.eppo.int/pra/066665df-eff1-4804-9819-13dc5f6c47b4
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Belgium Present, few occurrences view...
Germany Present, few occurrences view...
Guadeloupe Present, no details view...
Italy Present, no details view...
Italy Mainland Italy Present, few occurrences view...
Martinique Present, no details view...
Spain Islas Canárias Present, few occurrences view...
Spain Present, few occurrences view...
Switzerland Present, few occurrences view...