EPPO Global Database

Cucurbit chlorotic yellows virus(CCYV00)

Distribution details in Greece

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2011
Comments
First observed in 2011 in cucumber and melon plants in 2 greenhouses on the island of Rhodos. In 2012, similar symptoms were found in open fields of watermelons in Rhodos, as well as in November 2013 in a cucumber greenhouse in Tympaki (Kriti).
References
* Orfanidou C, Baltzi A, Dimou NA, Katis NI, Maliogka VI (2017) Cucurbit chlorotic yellows virus: insights into its natural host range, genetic variability, and transmission parameters. Plant Disease 101(12), 2023-2058.
-------- Islands of Rhodos and Kriti, on cultivated curcubits and weeds.

* Orfanidou C, Maliogka VI, Katis NI (2014) First report of Cucurbit chlorotic yellows virus in cucumber, melon and watermelon in Greece. Plant Disease 98(10), 1446-1447.
------- Islands of Rhodos and Kriti.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Turkey Present, no details view...