EPPO Global Database

Citrus tristeza virus(CTV000)

Distribution details in Albania

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2009: Present, restricted distribution
EPPO Reporting Service (99/137): 19 out of 543 survey samples were found infected, in commercial orchards of Citrus unshiu and C. sinensis, and in a few trees in a varietal collection.
* Cerni S, Skoric D, Ruscic J, Krajacic M, Papic T, Djelouah K, Nolasco G (2009) East Adriatic – a reservoir region of severe Citrus tristeza virus strains. European Journal of Plant Pathology 124(4), 701-706.
------- Stem pitting strain detected in Albania.

* Stamo, B.; D'Onghia, A.M.; Savino, V. (1999) First record of citrus tristeza closterovirus in Albania. Journal of Plant Pathology, 81(1), p 63.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Greece Kriti Present, few occurrences view...
Greece Present, few occurrences view...
Montenegro Present, restricted distribution view...