EPPO Global Database

Stephanitis takeyai(STEPTA)

Distribution details in Hungary

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2012: Present, few occurrences
First recorded in: 2011
EPPO Reporting Service (2012/104) : first found in July 2011 in the Kamoni Arboretum at Szombathely, feeding on the underside of Pieris japonica leaves.
* Kondorosy E (2012) [Invasive alien bug (Heteroptera) species in Hungary]. Növényvédelem 48(3), 97-104.

* Vétek G, Kondorosy E, Maraczi L (2012) [First record of the andromeda lace bug (Stephanitis takeyai Drake et Maa) (Heteroptera: Tingidae) in Hungary. Növényvédelem 48(1), 21-26 (in Hungarian).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, no details view...
Slovakia Present, no details view...