EPPO Global Database

Hymenoscyphus fraxineus(CHAAFR)

Distribution details in Switzerland

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2012: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2007
From CABI Disease map 1060 (2013): Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2008/199) : since 2007 symptoms of ash dieback have been observed in several cantons but the identity of the fungus has not yet been confirmed.
References
* Gross, A.; Zaffarano, P. L.; Duo, A.; Grunig, C. R. (2012) Fungal Genetics and Biology 49 (12), 977-986.

* Husson, C.; Scala, B.; Cael, O.; Frey, P.; Feau, N.; Ioos, R.; Marcais, B. (2011) European Journal of Plant Pathology 130 (3), 311-324.

* Institut fédéral de recherches sur la forêt, la neige et le paysage WSL, Birmensdorf (CH). Meier F, Engesser R, Forster B, Odermatt O, Angst A (2008) Protection des forêts – Vue d’ensemble 2007. http://www.wsl.ch/forschung/forschungsunits/walddynamik/waldschutz/wsinfo/fsueb/fsub07f.pdf

* Queloz V, Grünig CR, Berndt R, Kowalski T, Sieber TN, Holdenrieder O (2011) Cryptic speciation in Hymenoscyphus albidus. Forest Pathology 41(2), 85-168.

* Timmermann V, Borja I, Hietala AM, Kirisits T, Soldheim S (2011) Ash dieback: pathogen spread and diurnal patterns of ascospore dispersal, with special emphasis on Norway. Bulletin OEPP/EPPO Bulletin 41(1), 14-20.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, widespread view...
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Germany Present, widespread view...
Italy Present, restricted distribution view...