First report of Drosophila suzukii

Publication Date
Fri, 01 Mar 2013, 00:00
Last Updated
Feb. 28, 2013, 9:01 a.m.
Report Number
HUN-01/2
Country
Hungary
Pest Id
Drosophila suzukii - (DROSSU)
Report Status
Final
Hosts
in a trap
Pest Status (old values from ISPM 8 -1998 )
  • Transient: actionable, under surveillance
Pest Status (ISPM 8 - 2021)
  • Present: transient
Geographical Distribution
motorway M7 (E71), Balatonfenyves, rest area "Táska” (Somogy county, southern side of Lake Balaton)
Summary
  • One male and two females were found by researchers carrying out a faunistic survey for invasive pests and in particular for Drosophila suzukii along 5 Hungarian highways. The pest was found only in one of almost 50 traps deployed near to Budapest and around the Lake Balaton. A month later 2 other males of the pest were captured at the same place and again none at the other traps.
Danger
No
Report files
En
Website
http://www.nebih.gov.hu/aktualitasok/hirek/02_13_d_suzukii_kozlemeny.html

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