EPPO Global Database

Aphelenchoides besseyi(APLOBE)

Distribution details in Romania

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2018: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2017
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, only in some parts of the Member State concerned (2017-11)
EPPO Reporting Service (2018/032) : first found in October 2017 in a rice lot stored in warehouse located in Stăncuța (Brăila county, Southeastern Romania). Under official control.
* Karssen G, Groza M (2018) First report of the plant-parasitic nematode Aphelenchoides besseyi (Nematoda: Aphelenchoididae) on rice in Romania. EPPO Bulletin 48(2), 254-255.

* NPPO of Romania (2017-11).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Bulgaria Present, restricted distribution view...
Hungary Present, restricted distribution view...
Ukraine Present, restricted distribution view...