EPPO Global Database

Ditylenchus angustus(DITYAN)

Distribution details in Myanmar

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Disease map 790 (1999): Present, restricted distribution
* IPPC website. Official Pest Reports – Myanmar (2015-10-03) Banana, chilli, citrus, corn, crucifer, cut flower, durian, mango, oil seed crops, potato, pulses, rice, rodent, stored pest, tomato, weed. https://www.ippc.int/en/countries/myanmar/pestreports/
------- Included in the list of rice diseases occurring in Myanmar.

* ProMed posting (no. 20141114.2954027) of 2014-11-14. Stem nematode, rice - Myanmar: (Ayerarwady). http://www.promedmail.org
------- Outbreak in rice crops in the Ayeyarwady region (up to 68% of farmers are affected). In 2002, it was estimated that 15% of Myanmar's rice farmers were affected by the disease.

* Seth, L. N. (1939) Report of the Mycologist, Burma, for the year ended 31st March, 1939. Superintendant of Government Printing and Stationery, Rangoon, Burma.

* Tin Sein (1977) International Rice Research Newsletter 2 (2), 6.

* Tin Sein; Kaung Zan (1977) International Rice Research Newsletter 2 (2), 5.

* USDA (1984) Pests not known to occur in the United States or of limited distribution. No. 59 Rice stem nematode, Ditylenchus angustus. USDA APHIS-PPQ, Beltsville, USA.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Bangladesh Present, widespread view...
India Assam Present, no details view...
India Uttar Pradesh Absent, unreliable record view...
India West Bengal Present, no details view...
India Present, restricted distribution view...
Thailand Present, restricted distribution view...