EPPO Global Database

Solenopsis invicta(SOLEIN)

Distribution details in United States of America

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Present, restricted distribution
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present: only in some parts of the United States and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (2017-06)
From CABI Pest map 745 (2010): Present, restricted distribution
* NAPPO News Story of 2001-10-26: spreading in USA.
------- Present, restricted distribution

* NAPPO Phytosanitary Pest Alert System. Official Pest Reports. USA (2017-06-09) Expansion of Quarantine Areas for the Imported Fire Ant (Solenopsis invicta Buren, S. richteri Forel, and hybrids of these species). http://www.pestalert.org/oprDetail_print.cfm?oprid=718
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Mexico Present, no details view...