EPPO Global Database

Citrus tristeza virus(CTV000)

Distribution details in Iran

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2005: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 1977
From CABI Disease map 289 (1998): Present, restricted distribution
EPPO Reporting Service 514/05: appears mainly in the Caspian Sea area.

EPPO Reporting Service (98/139): limited spread is occurring in this area (central Mazandaran).

EPPO Reporting Service (2006/214) : first detected in southern Iran in 1996. Surveys show that isolates in north and south are similar, and related to severe strains from US (California) or Japan
* Barzegar A, Sohi HH, Rahimian H (2005) Comparative sequence analysis of coat protein gene of Iranian Citrus tristeza virus isolates. Journal of Phytopathology 153(7-8), 457-463.

* Brunt, A.; Crabtree, K.; Dallwitz, M. Gibbs, A.; Watson, L. (1996) Viruses of plants, 409-411. CAB International, Wallingford, UK.

* Ebrahim-Nesbat, F.; Nienhaus, F. (1978) Zeitschrift fur Pflanzenkrankheiten und Pflanzenschutz 85 (5), 308-312.
------- First record, in material newly imported from Japan and also from mandarin ornage trees imported from Japan 7 years previously and grown in a plantation near Sari.

* Ghorbani, S. (1983) Iranian Journal of Plant Pathology 19 (1/4), 8-10 (29-35 Farsi sect.).
------- Northern Iran.

* Review of Plant Pathology, 77(7), p 794 (5922).

* Shafeei, V.; Izadpanah, K. (1996) Iranian Journal of Plant Pathology 32 (3/4), 191.
------- Fahrs and Bushehr.

* Shayegan, J.; Alavi, S. V.; Rahinian, H.; Ahoon-Manesh, A. (1997) Iranian Journal of Plant Pathology 33 (1/2), 93 (Pe), 33 (En).
------- Sari.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Afghanistan Present, few occurrences view...
Pakistan Present, no details view...
Turkey Present, restricted distribution view...