EPPO Global Database

Pantoea ananatis(ERWIAN)

Distribution details in United States of America (Georgia)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2013: Present, no details
First recorded in: 1997
* Arias RS, Power IL, Culbreath AK, Sobolev VS, Lamb MC (2013) First report of Pantoea ananatis (Syn. Erwinia uredovora) being associated with peanut rust in Georgia. Plant Health Progress July 2013. doi:10.1094/PHP-2013-0729-04-BR
------- Found together with peanut rust (Puccinia arachidis) on peanut.

* Carr EA, Bonasera JM, Zaid AM, Lorbeer JW, Beer SV (2010) First report of bulb disease of onion caused by Pantoea ananatis in New York. Plant Disease 94(7), p 916.
------- Associated with a disease on onion bulbs.

* Gitaitis RD, Gay JD (1997) First report of a leaf blight, seed stalk rot, and bulb decay on onion by Pantoea ananas in Georgia. Plant Disease 81(9), 1096.
------- First report on onion in Georgia.

* Gitaitis R, Walcott R, Culpepper S, Sanders H, Zolobowska L, Langston D (2002) Recovery of Pantoea ananatis, causal agent of center rot of onion, from weeds and crops in Georgia, USA. Crop Protection 21(10), 983-989.
------- Associated with center rot of onions since 1997 in Georgia.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Canada Present, no details view...
Canada Nova Scotia Present, no details view...
Mexico Present, no details view...