EPPO Global Database

Cucurbit yellow stunting disorder virus(CYSDV0)

Distribution details in United States of America (Arizona)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2010: Present, no details
EPPO Reporting Service (2006/200) : first report in Arizona.
* NAPPO Pest Alert System (2006) First report of Cucurbit yellow stunting disorder virus in Arizona and possibly California (pending DNA confirmation). http://www.pestalert.org/viewNewsAlert_print.cfm?naid=30

* Wintermantel WM, Gilbertson RL, Natwick ET, Brown JK (2010) Emergence and establishment of Cucurbit yellow stunting disorder virus in California and Arizona poses a threat to desert melon production. Phytopathology 100 (6 Suppl.), S138.
------- High disease incidence, high yield reduction in autumn melon crops.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Mexico Present, restricted distribution view...