EPPO Global Database

Hymenoscyphus fraxineus(CHAAFR)

Distribution details in Sweden

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2013: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2001
From CABI Disease map 1060 (2013): Present, widespread
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2007/179) : only on the basis of symptoms.

EPPO Reporting Service (2008/128) : according to Halmschlager & Kirisits (2008), the presence of C. fraxinea in Sweden has been confirmed.
References
* Bakys, R.; Vasaitis, R.; Barklund, P.; Thomsen, I. M.; Stenlid, J. (2009) European Journal of Forest Research 128, 51-60.

* Bengtsson, S. B. K.; Vasaitis, R.; Kirisits, T.; Solheim, H.; Stenlid, J. (2012) Fungal Ecology 5 (2), 147-153.

* Bengtsson, V.; Stenstrom, A.; Finsberg, C. (2013) Quarterly Journal of Forestry 107 (1), 27-33

* Halmschlager E, Kirisits T (2008) First report of the ash dieback pathogen Chalara fraxinea on Fraxinus excelsior in Austria. New Disease Reports, Volume 17, February 2008 - July 2008. http://www.bspp.org.uk/ndr/july2008/2008-25.asp

* INTERNET (last retrieved in 2007-09)
Nordic Forest Research Cooperation Committee. Ash decline in Nordic and Baltic countries. http://www.metla.fi/org/pathcar/ash-decline.htm

* Stener, L. G. (2013) Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research 28 (3), 205-216.

* 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
Finland Present, restricted distribution view...
Norway Present, restricted distribution view...