EPPO Global Database

Sicyos angulatus(SIYAN)

Distribution details in Greece

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2008: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2002
First reported in 2002 by maize growers from Kavala (Northern Greece), and then found in Oriestia (Thrace). For the moment, only present in the North of Greece.
* Anagnou-Veroniki M, Papaioannou-Souliotis P, Karanastasi E, Giannopolitis CN (2008) New records of plant pests and weeds in Greece, 1990-2007. Hellenic Plant Protection Journal 1(2), 55-78.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Bulgaria Present, few occurrences view...
Turkey Present, no details view...