EPPO Global Database

Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. michiganensis(CORBMI)

Distribution details in Syria

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2010: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2007
From CABI Disease map 026 (2009): Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2008/125) : first detected in 2007 in glasshouse tomatoes, in the coastal provinces of Latakia and Tartus (Northwest).
References
* Ftayeh R, von Tiedemann A, Koopmann B, Abu-Ghorrah M, Rudolph K (2010) Occurrence of Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. michiganensis the causal agent of bacterial canker of tomato in Syria. Phytopathologia Mediterranea 49(2), 172-178.

* Ftayeh R, von Tiedemann A, Koopmann B, Rudolph K, Abu-Ghorrah M (2008) First record of Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. michiganensis causing canker of tomato plants in Syria. Plant Disease 92(4), p 649.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Israel Present, widespread view...
Lebanon Present, no details view...
Turkey Present, widespread view...