EPPO Global Database

Stephanitis takeyai(STEPTA)

Distribution details in Netherlands

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, widespread
First recorded in: 1994
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, in all parts of the area (2011-12)
From CABI Pest map 615 (2000): Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2001/188) : first found in 1994. Outbreak found in 1999 in Boskoop, severely affecting Pieris japonica in a small area.
References
* Annual Report 1999, Diagnostic Centre, Plant Protection Service, 119 pp.

* Annual Report 2000, Diagnostic Centre, Plant Protection Service, 132 pp.

* Aukema, B.; Hermes, D. J.; Woudstra, J. H. (1997) Entomologische Berichten 57 (11), 165-182.
------- Introduced.

* NPPO of the Netherlands - Pest status of harmful organisms in the Netherlands (Fytosignalering covering 2007, 2009, 2011).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Belgium Present, no details view...
Germany Transient, under eradication view...