EPPO Global Database

Zaprionus tuberculatus(ZAPRTU)

Distribution details in Italy

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2014: Present, few occurrences
First recorded in: 2013
EPPO Reporting Service (2014/107) : in September and October 2013, 19 specimens were trapped at 2 locations: a deciduous wood located in Vattaro (near Trento) and a public garden in Trento.
* Raspi A, Grassi A, Benelli G (2014) Zaprionus tuberculatus (Diptera Drosophilidae) first records from the European mainland. Bulletin of Insectology 67(1), 157-160.
------- First specimens caught in Trentino province (Trento-Alto Adige region).