EPPO Global Database

Cucumber vein yellowing virus(CVYV00)

Distribution details in Iran

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2014: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2002
EPPO Reporting Service (2007/157) : CVYV was first found in July 2002 in Southern Iran (province of Kerman) on a small number of cucurbit plants (cucumber, melons, watermelons).
* Bananej K, Desbiez C, Girard M, Wipf-Scheibel C, Vahdat I, Kheyr-Pour A, Ahoonmanesh A, Lecoq H (2006) First report of Cucumber vein yellowing virus on cucumber, melon and watermelon in Iran. Plant Disease 90(8), p 113.

* Bananej K, Kianfar N, Winter S, Menzel W (2014) The status of Cucumber vein yellowing virus in Iran. Phytopathologia Mediterranea 53(2), 269-276.
------- Survey in 2011/2012 detected the virus in 166 samples of cucumber (out of 394 ) from the provinces of Tehran, Semnan, Hormozgan, Yazd, Esfahan, Bushehr, Fars and Kerman.

* Bananej K, Vahdat A (2008) Identification, distribution and incidence of viruses in field-grown cucurbit crops of Iran. Phytopathologia Mediterranea 47(3), 247-257.
------- During a survey carried out in 2005 in the major cucurbit-growing areas (17 provinces), CVYV was detected in samples (melon, watermelon, cucumber) from the province of Kerman (Southern Iran).
Situation in neighbouring countries
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