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Notes: More than one hundred exotic insect pests have been introduced to Italy in the years between 1945-1995. The new introduced species (115) are arranged in chronological lists according to the main host plants. They are mainly pests of ornamentals, woody plants and Citrus. Homoptera comprises 76% of the total number of introduced species. Countries of origin and hosts surveyed.