EPPO Global Database

Xylosandrus germanus(XYLBGE)

Distribution details in Slovenia

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2013: Present, few occurrences
First recorded in: 2000
From CABI Pest map 715 (2008): Present, few occurrences
X. germanus was found at 2 locations: in Sabotin/Nova Gorica (North-West) in April 2000 on Castanea sativa and in Arnova sela pri Brezicah (South-East) in April 2006 on Malus domestica. Specimen have been placed in insect collections (Slovenian Museum of Natural History and Department of Forestry, Chair of Forest Protection, Biotechnical Faculty, University of Ljubljana).
* Jurc M (2010) [Some harmful native and non-native insects in the forests of the Ljubljana area. (Gozdovi v Mestni obcini Ljubljana (Forests in the Municipality of Ljubljana)]. Gozdarski Vestnik 68(5/6), 321-329 (in Slovenian).

* NPPO of Slovenia (2008-05).

* Seljak G (2013) [The dynamics of introduction of alien phytophagous insects and mites into Slovenia]. Acta Entomologica Slovenica 21(2), 85-122 (in Slovenian).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, no details view...
Croatia Present, no details view...
Hungary Present, restricted distribution view...
Italy Present, restricted distribution view...