EPPO Global Database

Clavibacter nebraskensis(CORBNE)

Distribution details in United States of America

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 1969
From CABI Disease map 549 (2000): Present, restricted distribution
Comments
Goss' bacterial wilt was first reported on maize in Nebraska in 1969. The disease is sporadically found in the Midwest.

According to Langemeier et al. (2017), since 2006, the disease has being reemerging in parts of Colorado, Illinois, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota, Wyoming, and reported for the first time from Indiana (2009), Texas (2009) Minnesota (2009), Louisiana (2013) and North Dakota (2013).
References
* Friskop A, Kinzer K, McConnell M, Liu Z, Korus K, Timmerman A, Jackson T (2014) First report of Goss's bacterial leaf blight and wilt of corn caused by Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. nebraskensis in North Dakota. Plant Disease 98(12), p 1739.

* Langemeier CB, Robertson AE, Wang D, Jackson-Ziems TA, Kruger GR (2017) Factors affecting the development and severity of Goss's bacterial wilt and leaf blight of corn, caused by Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. nebraskensis. Plant Disease 101(1), 54-61.

* Promed posting of 2008-08-22 (no. 20080822.2612). Goss's wilt, maize - USA. Goss's bacterial wilt confirmed in Indiana. http://www.promedmail.org

* Singh R, Hollier C, Burks T, Frazier R (2015) First report of Goss’s wilt of corn caused by Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. nebraskensis in Louisiana. Plant Disease 99(9), p 1268.
------- First record in Louisiana.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Canada Ontario Present, no details view...
Canada Manitoba Present, no details view...
Canada Alberta Present, no details view...
Canada Present, restricted distribution view...