Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Phthorimaea operculella. [Distribution map].

Abstract

A new distribution map is provided for Phthorimaea operculella (Zell.) (formerly Gnorischema operculella Zell.) (Lep. Gelechiidae) (Potato Tuber Moth). Host Plants: Potato, tomato, egg-plant and other Solanaceae. Information is given on the geographical distribution in EUROPE, Albania, Berlin, Bulgaria, France, Greece, Italy, Malta, Portugal, Rumania, Sardinia, Sicily, Spain, Yugoslavia, ASIA, Burma, Ceylon, China, Cyprus, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Lebanon, Nepal, Pakistan, Syria, Turkey, Vietnam, AFRICA, Algeria, Canary, Congo, Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Morocco, Reunion, Rhodesia, St. Helena, Senegal, Seychelles, South Africa, Tunisia, Zambia, AUSTRALASIA and PACIFIC ISLANDS, Australia, Fiji, Hawaiian islands, Mariana Islands, Marquesas Islands, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Society Islands, NORTH AMERICA, Canada, Mexico, U.S.A., CENTRAL AMERICA and WEST INDIES, West Indies, SOUTH AMERICA, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela.