EPPO Global Database

Thaumetopoea pityocampa(THAUPI)

Distribution details in Italy

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1994: Present, widespread
From CABI Pest map 366 (1977): Present, widespread
From NPPO: Present, widespread
Comments
Everywhere in natural and planted pine stands up to 1000 m altitude. Not yet recorded in Sardegna.

Subject to Ministerial orders: D.M. 20/05/26 Dichiarazione di lotta obbligatoria contro la processionari del pino (G.U. no. 138 dell 16/06/26); D.M. 12/02/38 Disposizioni per l'esecuzione
d'ufficio della lotta contro la processionaria del pino (G.U. no. 72 del 29/03/1938).
References
* Battisti A (1988) Journal of Applied Entomology 105 (4), 393-402.

* Bertucci BM (1983) Informatore Fitopatologico 33 (7/8), 21-29.

* Masutti L (1981) Memorie della Societa Entomologica Italiana 60 (1), 37-42.

* Masutti L, Battisti A (1990) Journal of Applied Entomology 110 (3), 229-234.

* Nicolini G (1987) Dendronatura 8 (1), 8-49.

* Pavan M (1990) Documenti per una politica di gestione naturalistica del territorio italiano. Ist. Entom. Univ. Pavia Ministero Agr. Foreste, DGEMF, p. 92.

* Roversi PF (1987) Redia 70, 93-103.

* Sciarretta A, Petti M, Alessandroni A, Loy A (2008) [Diversity and faunal richness of Macrolepidoptera in the WWF Nature Reserve 'Guardiaregia-Campochiaro' (Matese Mounts, Molise Region, Italy)] Bollettino di Zoologia agraria e di Bachicoltura serie II, 40(1), 51-73.
------- Molise region.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, no details view...
France Corse Present, no details view...
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Slovenia Present, no details view...
Switzerland Present, widespread view...