EPPO Global Database

Moniliophthora perniciosa(CRNPPE)

Distribution details in Ecuador

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Present, no details
First recorded in: 1921
From CABI Disease map 037 (2002): Present, no details
* Anon. (1979) Boletim Tecnico, Centro de Pesquisas do Cacau No. 67, 19 pp.

* Aragundi, J.; Frias, G.; Solorzano, G.; Schmidt, R.; Purdy, L. H. (1987) Proceedings of the tenth international cocoa research conference, 17-23 May 1987, 375-379. Cocoa Producers' Alliance, London, UK.

* Artero AS, Silva JQ, Albuquerque PSB, Bressan EA, Leal Jr GA, Sebbenn AM, Griffith GW, Figueira A (2017) Spatial genetic structure and dispersal of the cacao pathogen Moniliophthora perniciosa in the Brazilian Amazon. Plant Pathology 66, 912-923.

* Evans, H. C. (1981) Cocoa Growers' Bulletin No.32, 5-19.

* Quiroz, J.; Suarez, C.; Decazy, B. (1999) Proceedings of the international workshop on the contribution of disease resistance to cocoa variety improvement, 24-26 November, 1996, 123-126. IGGIC, University of Reading, UK.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
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