EPPO Global Database

Clavibacter sepedonicus(CORBSE)

Distribution details in Ukraine

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2009: Present, widespread
First recorded in: 1928
From CABI Disease map 020 (2006): Present, no details
From NPPO: Present, restricted distribution
Comments
Ring rot was first found in 1928 in Polisska resarch station, affecting 5% of the potatoes, which increased to 30% in 1930. Currently the disease is spread across Ukraine, affecting all regions, and it causes significant yield losses during both the potato vegetation period and storage (Melnik et al., 2009).
References
* Melnik PO, Andriychuk TO, Skoreyko AM (2009) Ring rot Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. sepedonicus in Ukraine. Bulletin OEPP/EPPO Bulletin 39(1), p 75.

* Polozhenets, V. M. (1992) Mikrobiologicheskii Zhurnal 54 (2), 20-26.

* Polozhenets, V. M.; Osipchuk, A. A. (1989) Proceedings, Helminthology Today: Problems and Prospects, Moscow, Russia, 4-6 April 1898, p. 56.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Belarus Present, no details view...
Hungary Present, few occurrences view...
Poland Present, restricted distribution view...
Romania Present, restricted distribution view...
Russia Northern Russia Present, no details view...
Russia Present, widespread view...
Russia Eastern Siberia Present, no details view...
Russia Western Siberia Present, no details view...
Russia Central Russia Present, no details view...
Slovakia Present, few occurrences view...