EPPO Global Database

Diaphorina citri(DIAACI)

Distribution details in Papua New Guinea

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2008: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Pest map 334 (2011): Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2008/062) : huanglongbing was found during a delimiting survey in 2002, in the Sandaun Province (near the border with Indonesia). Surveys done in 2002-2004 showed that the disease and its vector Diaphorina citri only had a limited spread.
References
* Davis RI, Gunua TG, Kame MF, Tenakanai D, Ruabete TK (2005) Spread of citrus huanglongbing (greening disease) following incursion into Papua New Guinea. Australasian Plant Pathology 34, 517-524.

* Grimshaw, J. F.; Waterhouse, B. M.; Weinert, M. P. (2006) ACIAR Technical Reports Series 62, 154-160.
------- Vanimo, Sandaun Province.

* Weinert, M. P.; Jacobson, S. C.; Grimshaw, J. F.; Bellis, G. A.; Stephens, P. M.; Gunua, T. G.; Kame, M. F.; Davis, R. I. (2004) Australasian Plant Pathology 33 (1), 135-136.
------- Vanimo.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Indonesia Nusa Tenggara Present, no details view...
Indonesia Maluku Present, no details view...
Indonesia Java Present, no details view...
Indonesia Sumatra Present, no details view...
Indonesia Sulawesi Absent, unreliable record view...
Indonesia Kalimantan Absent, unreliable record view...
Indonesia Present, no details view...