Emerging Pest Alerts

Warning: The following Alerts have not been confirmed with the appropriate National Plant Protection Organization(s). They are provided solely as an early warning to users, for emerging plant pests that are not present in the North American region. Users should use this information with caution.
Emerging Pest Alerts are news items obtained from public sources. They do not serve as official communication from NAPPO. The "Emerging Pest Alerts" is an early warning tool for emerging plant pests that are not present in the North American region. In most cases, information within alerts is not confirmed with the corresponding National Plant Protection Organization. They are provided solely as an early warning to NAPPO countries and should be used with this disclaimer in mind.
Scientific Name Sort descending Title Date Posted
Alert flag Achatina fulica First report of Giant African Snail (Achatina fulica) in Antigua 21 Apr 2008 09:00
Alert flag Agrilus mali Agrilus mali: a pest of apples 16 Mar 2018 09:00
Alert flag Agrilus planipennis Update on Emerald Ash Borer (Agrilus planipennis) in Indiana 02 Feb 2006 09:00
Alert flag Ampelopsis brevipedunculata Porcelainberry, Ampelopsis brevipedunculata, still spreading in the Eastern United States. 22 Dec 2005 09:00
Alert flag Anastrepha grandis Outbreak of Anastrepha grandis (South American cucurbit fruit fly) in Panama 16 Jul 2009 09:00
Alert flag Argyrotaenia tucumana First report of Argyrotaenia tucumana as a pest 08 Feb 2019 09:00
Alert flag Arthrinium xenocordella First report of the fungus Arthrinium xenocordella as a plant pathogen 15 May 2018 09:00
Alert flag Bactra bactrana Bactra bactrana reported feeding on peppers for the first time 14 Mar 2017 09:00
Alert flag Bactrocera dorsalis Bactrocera dorsalis: First report in Europe 24 Jan 2019 09:00
Alert flag Bactrocera invadens Update on the distribution of Bactrocera invadens – First find in Bhutan 06 Sep 2007 09:00
Alert flag Bactrocera invadens Bactrocera invadens found for the first time in India 17 Jul 2007 09:00
Alert flag Bactrocera latifrons First detection of Bactrocera latifrons in Africa 31 Oct 2006 09:00
Alert flag Beet black scorch virus First U.S. Detection of Beet black scorch virus 07 Jun 2006 09:00
Alert flag Bombacoccus aguacatae Bombacoccus aguacatae, a new scale species found on avocados in Colombia 23 Apr 2010 09:00
Alert flag Caliothrips sp. New unidentified thrips damaging cotton in South Texas 08 Jul 2009 09:00
Alert flag Candidatus Liberibacter sp. New bacterium detected in commercial greenhouses of tomato and pepper in New Zealand 09 Jun 2008 09:00
Alert flag Candidatus Phytoplasma pini Update on a new phytoplasma disease of coniferous trees in Europe 14 Mar 2012 09:00
Alert flag Candidatus Phytoplasma australiense First report of 'Candidatus Phytoplasma australiense' infecting potato 18 Aug 2009 09:00
Alert flag Candidatus Phytoplasma mali New Host Records for 'Candidatus Phytoplasma mali', causal agent of Apple Proliferation Disease in Malus 14 Nov 2007 09:00
Alert flag Candidatus Phytoplasma mali 'Candidatus Phytoplasma mali' found in Prunus Species in Europe. 16 Jan 2007 09:00
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