EPPO Global Database

Spodoptera littoralis(SPODLI)

Distribution details in Saudi Arabia

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Present, no details
From CABI Pest map 232 (1967): Present, no details
* NHM (Fidda 1928, Mecca 1934).

* Sutanto KW, El Salamouny S, Tufai M, Rasool KG, Surkino S, Shepard M, Shapiro M, Aldawood AS (2017) Evaluation of natural additives to enhance the persistence of Spodoptrera littoralis (Lepideptera: Noctuidae) nucleopolyhedrovirus (SpliMNPV) under field conditions in Saudi Arabia. Journal of Economic Entomology 110(3), 924-930.

* USDA (1982) Pests not known to occur in the United States or of limited distribution. No. 25. Egyptian cutworm, Spodoptera littoralis. USDA APHIS-PPQ, Beltsville, USA.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Iraq Present, no details view...
Jordan Present, no details view...
Oman Present, no details view...
United Arab Emirates Present, no details view...
Yemen Present, restricted distribution view...