EPPO Global Database

Bursaphelenchus xylophilus(BURSXY)

Distribution details in Switzerland

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Absent, confirmed by survey
* Prospero S, Polomski J, Rigling, D (2015), Occurrence and ITS diversity of wood-associated Bursaphelenchus nematodes in Scots pine forests in Switzerland. Plant Pathology 64, 1190–1197.
------- Nation wide surveys confirmed the absence of B. xylophilus.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Absent, confirmed by survey view...
France Absent, intercepted only view...
Italy Absent, confirmed by survey view...