EPPO Global Database

EPPO Reporting Service no. 05 - 1994 Num. article: 1994/84

EPPO Distribution List for tomato spotted wilt tospovirus

Due to the statement made by the Norwegian Plant Protection Institute stating that tomato spotted wilt tospovirus (potential EPPO A2 quarantine pest) does not occur in Norway, the distribution of this pest has to be modified.

EPPO Distribution List: Tomato spotted wilt tospovirus

EPPO region: Algeria (potential EPPO country), Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria (Kovaceski, 1967), Cyprus, Czech Republic, Egypt (potential EPPO country), France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Libya (potential EPPO country), Morocco, Netherlands, Poland (Zawirska et al., 1983), Portugal, Romania, Russia, Spain (Rodriguez, 1990 for mainland; Pe¤a, 1990 for Canary Islands), Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia (unconfirmed), Turkey, UK, Yugoslavia. The pest has been eradicated from Denmark and Finland and was intercepted only in Norway.

Asia: Afghanistan, China, Cyprus, India, Israel, Japan, Nepal (Jayaswal et al., 1988), Russia, Taiwan, Turkey.

Africa: Algeria, Cote d'Ivoire, Egypt, Libya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Morocco, Nigeria, R‚union, Senegal (Dollet et al., 1987), South Africa, Tanzania, Tunisia (unconfirmed), Uganda, Zaire, Zimbabwe.

North America: Canada, Mexico, USA (including Hawaii).

Central America and Caribbean: Haiti,Jamaica, Martinique, Puerto Rico.

South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Guyana, Paraguay, Suriname, Uruguay.

Oceania: Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea.

This distribution list replaces all previous published EPPO Distribution Lists on Tomato spotted wilt tospovirus !


EPPO Secretariat, Paris (1994-04)