EPPO Global Database

Clavibacter sepedonicus(CORBSE)

Distribution details in Bulgaria

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2009: Present, few occurrences
First recorded in: 2005
From NPPO: Present, few occurrences
EPPO Reporting Service (2004/077) : negative results from surveys in 2001/2003.

EPPO Reporting Service (2006/158) : first report in 2005, a few cases in both seed and ware potatoes.

Outbreaks are located in the regions of Sofia, Pernik, Kyustendil, Pazardjik and Blagoevgrad, which are the main potato production areas (Tomalieva, 2009).
* NPPO of Bulgaria (2004-05, 2006-09).

* Tomalieva M (2009) Plant health control of Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. sepedonicus in Bulgaria. Bulletin OEPP/EPPO Bulletin 39(1), 74-75.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Greece Kriti Present, widespread view...
Greece Present, restricted distribution view...
Romania Present, restricted distribution view...
Turkey Present, few occurrences view...