EPPO Global Database

Citrus tristeza virus(CTV000)

Distribution details in India

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, widespread
From CABI Disease map 289 (1998): Present, widespread
From NPPO: Present, widespread
Comments
FAO: Maharashtra (Bombay), Delhi, Assam, Kerala, Tamil Nadu.

Reporting Service 522/03 of 1992-04: also Meghalaya, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh.

EPPO Reporting Service (97/115): Bové (1995) gives many more state records.
References
* Adkar-Purushothama CR, Sreenivasa MY, Nagendra Prasad MN, Maheshwara PK, Janardhana GR (2011) First report of Citrus tristeza virus associated with stem-pitting of Citrus decumana in India. Journal of Plant Pathology 93(4S), S4.68.
------- Stem-pitting strains on Citrus decumana in Karnataka.

* Ahlawat, Y. S. (1997) Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 67, 51-57.

* Ahlawat, Y. S.; Raychaudhuri, S. P. (1988) Citriculture. Proceedings of the 6th International Citrus Congress, Tel Aviv, Israel, 6-11 March 1988. Volume 2, pp. 871-879. Balaban Publishers, Rehovot, Israel.
------- Widespread in Indian citrus. The mild strain is more prevalent in north Indian plains and probably affords natural protection against more severe strains.

* Bhagabati, K. N.; Ahlawat, Y. S.; Chakraborty, N. K.; Borthakur, B. C. (1989) Indian Phytopathology 42 (4), 552-555.
------- The distribution in the north-eastern states is outlined.

* Bové (1995) Virus and virus-like diseases of citrus in the Near East region (FAO)

* Raychaudhuri, S. P.; Sharma, D. C. (1983) 10th International Congress of Plant Protection 1983. Volume 3. Proceedings of a conference held at Brighton, UK, 20-25 Nov. 1983, p. 1019. British Crop Protection Council, Croydon, UK.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
China Guangdong Present, no details view...
China Fujian Present, no details view...
China Guangxi Present, no details view...
China Chongqing Present, no details view...
China Jiangxi Present, no details view...
China Sichuan Present, no details view...
China Yunnan Present, no details view...
China Zhejiang Present, no details view...
China Present, widespread view...
China Hunan Present, no details view...
Nepal Present, widespread view...
Pakistan Present, no details view...