EPPO Global Database

EPPO Reporting Service no. 06 - 1999

094 New data on quarantine pests
095 Situation of several pests of quarantine importance in Italy in 1998
096 EU import prohibition of Egyptian potatoes
097 First report of Claviceps africana in India
098 Bactrocera papayae and Bactrocera philippinensis declared eradicated from mainland Australia
099 First record of Prostephanus truncatus in South Africa
100 First reports of Phoracantha semipunctata in Canary islands (ES) and Libya
101 Anoplophora chinensis found under glasshouse in Georgia (US)
102 Bursaphelenchus xylophilus continues to spread in China and Korea
103 Phylogenetic relationships between Bursaphelenchus nematodes
104 Xylella fastidiosa is the causal agent of oleander leaf scorch disease
105 First report of Erwinia amylovora on Crataegus monogyna and Pyrus pyraster in Bulgaria
106 Transmission of pear decline, European stone fruit yellows and other phytoplasmas to periwinkle via dodder
107 Biology of Hyalesthes obsoletus, vector of grapevine bois noir phytoplasma
108 Epidemiological studies on grapevine bois noir in France
109 Genetic diversity in coconut lethal yellow disease phytoplasmas in East Africa
110 Import inspections on Thrips palmi in France during the last 3 years
111 Monosporascus cannonballus causes a serious disease of melons and watermelons
112 EPPO report on selected intercepted consignments
113 Advanced short course on : 'Use of BIO-PCR for detecting seed-borne bacteria' (Ankara, Turkey, 1999-11-17/24)
114 1st International Workshop on grapevine trunk diseases - Esca (black measles) and grapevine declines (Italy, 1999-10-01/02)