EPPO Global Database

EPPO Reporting Service no. 09 - 1992 Num. article: 1992/06

Tomato spotted wilt virus found in Romania

The EPPO Secretariat has been informed that tomato spotted wilt virus (potential EPPO A2 organism) has been found in Romania on tomatoes. Approximately 2 ha of tomatoes were up to 100% infected and had to be destroyed. Frankliniella occidentalis (EPPO A2 pest) was also found.


Research Institute for Plant Protection, Bucharest (1992-08)