EPPO Global Database

Pantoea ananatis(ERWIAN)

Distribution details in Brazil

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2010: Present, no details
Comments
Associated with a leaf spot disease of maize in Brazil.
References
* Cota LV, Costa RV, Silva DD, Parreira DF, Lana UGP, Casela CR (2010) First report of pathogenicity of Pantoea ananatis in sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) in Brazil. Australasian Plant Disease Notes 5, 120-122.
------- On Sorghum bicolor in Minas Gerais.

* Gonçalves RM, Meirelles WF, Figueiredo JEF, Balbi-Pena MI, Paccola-Meirelles LD (2015) Digitaria horizontalis and D. insularis as alternative hosts for Pantoea ananatis in Brazilian maize fields. Journal of Plant Pathology 97(1), 177-181.
-------- On weeds in Parana.

* Paccola-Meirelles LD, Ferreira AS, Meirelles WF, Mariel IE, Casela CR (2001) Detection of a bacterium associated with a leaf spot disease of maize in Brazil. Journal of Phytopathology 149,275-279.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Argentina Present, no details view...
Venezuela Present, no details view...