EPPO Global Database

Curtobacterium flaccumfaciens pv. flaccumfaciens(CORBFL)

Distribution details in United States of America

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 1926
From CABI Disease map 370 (1999): Present, restricted distribution
From NPPO: Present, restricted distribution
First reported in 1926 in South Dakota. Found especially in the irrigated High Plains and Midwest, but not reported since early 1970s except in Iowa on soybean. According to EPPO DS 1982: common in the NE and occasional in the West.

EPPO Reporting Service (2015/057) : since the 2000s, it has re-emerged in the Central High Plains (Nebraska, Colorado and Wyoming) where it has been identified in almost 500 bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) fields. Losses in both yield and quality have been observed.
* Dunleavy, J. M. (1983) Crop Science 23 (3), 473-476.

* Hall, R. J. B. (Ed.) (1991) In: A compendium of bean diseases. APS Press, St. Paul, USA.

* Harveson RM, Schwartz HF, Vidaver AK, Lambrecht PA, Otto KL (2006) New outbreaks of bacterial wilt of dry bean in Nebraska observed from field infections. Plant Disease 90(5), p 681.

* HarvesonRM, Schwartz HF, Urrea CA, Yonts CD (2015) Bacterial wilt of dry-edible beans in the Central High Plains of the US: past, present, and future. Plant Disease 99(12), 1665-1677.

* Urrea CA, Harveson RM (2014) Identification of sources of bacterial wilt resistance in common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris). Plant Disease 98(7), 973-976.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Canada Québec Present, no details view...
Canada Ontario Present, no details view...
Canada Manitoba Present, no details view...
Canada Saskatchewan Present, no details view...
Canada Alberta Present, no details view...
Canada Present, restricted distribution view...
Mexico Absent, unreliable record view...