EPPO Global Database

Zaprionus indianus(ZAPRIN)

Distribution details in Spain

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2019: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Pest map 792 (2014): Present, restricted distribution
Recorded in Islas Canarias. First caught on the mainland in Malaga in 2008, in Huelva in 2015.
* Carles-Tolrá M (2009) Zaprionus indianus Gupta: género y especie nuevos para la Península Ibérica (Diptera: Drosophilidae). Boletín Sociedad Entomológica Aragonesa, no. 45, p 316.
------- Malaga.

* Chassagnard, M. T.; Tsacas, L. (1993) Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 29, 173-194.
------- Islas Canarias.

* Molina-Rodríguez JM, Pérez-Guerrero S (2019) New records on the occurrence of Zaprionus indianus (Diptera: Drosophilidae), a potential fig pest, in Southwestern Spain. Entomological News 128(4), 333-335, https://doi.org/10.3157/021.128.0403
------- a few specimen trapped in 2015, 2017 and 2018 near Huelva

* Yazzin A, David JR (2010) Revision of the Afrotropical species of Zaprionus (Diptera, Drosophilidae), with descriptions of two new species and notes on internal reproductive structures and immature stages. ZooKeys 51, 33-72.
------- Islas Canarias.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
France Present, few occurrences view...
Morocco Present, no details view...
Portugal Present, restricted distribution view...
Portugal Madeira Present, no details view...