EPPO Global Database

Xylosandrus compactus(XYLSCO)

Distribution details in France

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2016: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2016
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, only in some areas: Provence-Alpes-Côte-d’Azur region (2016-11)
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2017/030) : first found in September 2016 on ornamental plants plants (Arbutus unedo, Laurus nobilis, Phillyrea sp., and Quercus ilex) in the Provence-Alpes-Côte-d’Azur region.
References
* Chapin E, Mouttet R, Chauvel G (2016) Xylosandrus compactus trouvé en France métropolitaine. Phytoma no. 697, 10-12.
------ Alpes-Maritimes (Antibes, St Jean Cap Ferrat), Var (St Tropez).

* NPPO of France (2016-11).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Italy Present, restricted distribution view...
Reunion Present, no details view...