EPPO Global Database

Thrips palmi(THRIPL)

Distribution details in Germany

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2016: Absent, pest eradicated
First recorded in: 2014
Eradication in: 2016
Pest status declared by NPPO: Absent, eradicated (2016-05)
Until 2014, T. palmi had never been reported to occur in Germany. It had been intercepted on imports, and all infested consignments had been destroyed.

EPPO Reporting Service (2014/180) : first found in October 2014 on glasshouse cyclamens (Cyclamen persicum) in Nordrhein-Westfalen. Under eradication.

EPPO Reporting Service (2016/095) : sucessfully eradicated.
* NPPO of Germany (2008-01, 2014-10, 2016-05).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Belgium Absent, intercepted only view...
Czech Republic Absent, intercepted only view...
Denmark Absent, confirmed by survey view...
France Absent, intercepted only view...
Netherlands Absent, pest eradicated view...