EPPO Global Database

Stephanitis pyrioides(STEPPY)

Distribution details in Italy

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, few occurrences
From CABI Pest map 768 (2012): Present, no details
EPPO Reporting Service (2006/025) : Lucca (Toscana).
* Del Bene G, Pluot-Sigwalt D (2005) Stephanitis pyrioides (Scott) (Heteroptera Tingidae): a lace bug new to Italy. Bollettino di Zoologia Agraria e di Bachicoltura, serie II, 37(1), 71-76.

* Dioli P, Salvetti M, Forini Giacalone I (2015) [New records of the allochthonous species Stephanitis pyrioides (Scott, 1874) and Stephanitis takeyai Drake & Maa, 1955 (Hexapoda: Heteroptera: Tingidae) in Lombardy (northern Italy) and Canton Ticino (southern Switzerland)]. Il Naturalista Valtellinese - Atti Museo civ. Storia naturale Morbegno 26, 13-24
------- Lombardia.

* Jucker C, Quacchia A, Colombo M, Alma A (2008) Hemiptera recently introduced into Italy. Bulletin of Insectology 61(1), 145-146.

* Rabitsch W (2008) Alien true bugs of Europe (Insecta: Hemiptera: Heteroptera). Zootaxa 1827, 1-44.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
France Absent, intercepted only view...
Slovenia Present, restricted distribution view...
Switzerland Present, no details view...