EPPO Global Database

Erwinia amylovora(ERWIAM)

Distribution details in Estonia

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Absent, pest eradicated
First recorded in: 2012
Eradication in: 2016
Pest status declared by NPPO: Absent (2017-02)
From CABI Disease map 002 (2017): Absent, pest eradicated
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2001/175) : absent.

EPPO Reporting Service (2003/022) : confirmed as absent.

EPPO Reporting Service (2004/023) : confirmed as absent.

EPPO Reporting Service (2010/040) : confirmed as absent during 2008 official surveys (189 sites inspected and 124 samples tested).

EPPO Reporting Service (2014/004) : first outbreak detected in May 2012 on a Pyrus communis tree (private garden in the county of Viljandi). Later in 2012, 5 more samples were found positive. No new outbreak sites detected in 2013. Under eradication.

EPPO Reporting Service (2017/044) : official surveys (2013 to 2016) have confirmed the absence of the bacterium.
References
* Estonian Agricultural Board. Plant Health Department. Press release of 2012-07-17 (in Estonian). http://www.pma.agri.ee/index.php?id=95&y=2012&nID=73

* NPPO of Estonia (2001-12, 2002-12, 2004-02, 2009-11, 2017-02).

* Presentation made at the EPPO Council Colloquium on contingency planning (Bykovo, RU, 2013-09-19). http://archives.eppo.int/MEETINGS/2013_conferences/council_colloquium.htm
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Latvia Present, few occurrences view...
Russia Central Russia Present, restricted distribution view...
Russia Far East Absent, unreliable record view...
Russia Present, restricted distribution view...
Russia Southern Russia Present, restricted distribution view...