New finding of Diabrotica virgifera virgifera

Publication Date
Wed, 16 Oct 2013, 00:00
Last Updated
Oct. 15, 2013, 9:01 a.m.
Report Number
GBR-33/2
Country
United Kingdom
Pest Id
Diabrotica virgifera virgifera - (DIABVI)
Report Status
Final
Hosts
Growing maize
Pest Status
  • Transient: actionable, under eradication
Geographical Distribution
One location only, to the north of London
Summary

The first UK finding of Diabrotica virgifera virgifera since 2007. Four adults were found in one trap. The field in which the find was made will not grow maize next year, thus reducing the risk of further spread.

Danger
None. Crop has been harvested
Contact for info
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Report files
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