EPPO Global Database

Cassava brown streak virus(CBSAV0)

Distribution details in Mayotte

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2014: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2013
In November 2013, symptoms of yellowing on leaves and brown necrotic rot on tuberous roots were observed on cassava (Manihot esculenta) in Dembeni.
* Roux-Cuvelier M, Teyssedre D, Chesneau T, Jeffray C, Massé D, Jade K, Abdoul Karime AL, Hostachy B, Reynaud B, Legg JP, Lett JM, (2014) First report of cassava brown streak disease and associated Ugandan cassava brown streak virus in Mayotte Island. New Disease Reports 30, 28. http://dx.doi.org/10.5197/j.2044-0588.2014.030.028