EPPO Global Database

Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cubense(FUSACB)

Distribution details in Jordan

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Disease map 031 (2015): Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2014/170) : tropical race 4 was confirmed in Jordan in 2014, although Fusarium wilt symptoms were first noticed in 2006.
References
* García-Bastidas N, Ordóñez F, Konkol J, Al-Qasim M, Naser Z, Abdelwali M, Salem N, Waalwijk C, Ploetz RC, Kema GHJ (2014) First report of Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cubense tropical race 4 associated with Panama disease of banana outside Southeast Asia. Plant Disease 98(5), p 694.

* Ploetz R, Freeman S, Konkol J, Al-Abed A, Naser Z, Shalan K, Barakat R, Israeli Y (2015) Tropical race 4 of Panama disease in the Middle East. Phytoparasitica 43(3), 283-293.
------- TR4 found Jordan, Lebanon, and Oman.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Israel Transient, under eradication view...