EPPO Global Database

Solanum elaeagnifolium(SOLEL)

Distribution details in Syria

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2006: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 1967
EPPO Reporting Service (2006/018) : introduced, present in the north.

EPPO Reporting Service (2015/037) : introduced in 1967.
* Al Mouemar A (2006) La Morelle jaune (Solanum elaeagnifolium Cav.), une espèce envahissante des cultures cotonnières du Nord de la Syrie. In Brunel S (Ed.) (2006) Invasive plants in Mediterranean Type Regions of the World. Council of Europe publishing. Strasbourg. 430 p. In press.

* Bouhache M, Gbẻhounou G (2014) Current situation of Solanum elaeagnifolium Cav. Invasion in Near-East countries (Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria). Revue Marocaine de Protection des Plantes 6, 29-36.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Iraq Present, no details view...
Israel Present, widespread view...
Jordan Present, no details view...
Lebanon Present, few occurrences view...
Turkey Present, no details view...