EPPO Global Database

Thrips setosus(THRISE)

Distribution details in Belgium

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2019: Present, few occurrences
First recorded in: 2018
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present (2019-09)
Not found during the general survey for Thripidae conducted in 2013, 2014 and 2015.

EPPO Reporting Service (2019/177) : first found in 2018 during a survey at 1 location near Ghent on Hydrangea cuttings (in a glasshouse).
* Goedefroit T, Bonte J, Reybroeck E, Bosmans L, San Martin G, Witters J (2019) First report of Thrips setosus in Belgium. Bulletin OEPP/EPPO Bulletin 49(2), 386-387. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/epp.12589

* NPPO of Belgium (2016-10, 2019-09).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
France Present, widespread view...
Germany Present, widespread view...
Netherlands Present, restricted distribution view...