EPPO Global Database

EPPO Reporting Service no. 04 - 2008

070 New data on quarantine pests and pests on the EPPO Alert List
071 First report of Gibberella circinata in Italy
072 Ralstonia solanacearum race 3 biovar 2 found in Mauritius
073 First report of Xylella fastidiosa in avocado (Persea americana)
074 Bacterial leaf scorch of blueberry: a new disease caused by Xylella fastidiosa
075 Curtobacterium flaccumfaciens pv. beticola: a new pathogen of sugar beet in China
076 Incursion of Potato spindle tuber viroid on tomatoes in Belgium
077 First report of Tomato apical stunt viroid in Tunisia
078 First report of Tomato chlorosis virus in Turkey
079 First report of Tomato chlorosis virus in Mayotte, France
080 The tomato ‘marchitez’ disease in Mexico is caused by a new virus
081 First report of Iris yellow spot virus in South Africa
082 Incursion of bois noir phytoplasma on grapevine in Canada
083 Studies on the transmission of the sugar beet disease syndrome of ‘basses richesses’ by insect vectors
084 First report of a strawberry disease resembling ‘marginal chlorosis’ in Italy
085 Slovenian population of Xiphinema rivesi can transmit Tobacco ringspot virus and Tomato ringspot virus
086 PCR tests to identify Elsinoe australis and E. fawcettii
087 Impact assessment of invasive alien plants in Belgium
088 Invasive alien plants in Belgium
089 Invasive climbing plants in the Bay of Plenty (New Zealand)
090 Spiraea species: more information needed on their impact to the environment
091 Cornus sericea in the EPPO region: addition to the EPPO Alert List