EPPO Global Database

Groundnut ringspot virus(GRSV00)

Distribution details in United States of America (Florida)

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Present, no details
Comments
First found in 2009 in tomatoes in Miami Dade county, and then in other crops (Capsicum annuum, Physalis philadelphica, Solanum americanum, S. melongena) in more counties (Charlotte, Collier, Hendry, Lee, Manatee, Martin, Palm Beach, St Lucie).
References
* Webster CG, Frantz G, Reitz SR, Funderburk JE, Mellinger HC, McAvoy E, Turechek WW, Marshall SH, Tantiwanich Y, McGrath MT, Daughtrey ML, Adkins S (2015) Emergence of Groundnut ringspot virus and Tomato chlorotic spot virus in vegetables in Florida and the Southeastern United States. Phytopathology 105(3), 388-398.

* Webster CG, Perry KL, Lu XY, Horsman L, Frantz G, Mellinger C, Adkins S (2010) First report of Groundnut ringspot virus infecting tomato in south Florida. Plant Health Progress. http://www.plantmanagementnetwork.org/pub/php/brief/2010/grsv/

* Webster CG, Turechek WW, Mellinger HC, Frantz G, Roe N, Yonce H, Vallad GE, Adkins S (2011) Expansion of Groundnut ringspot virus host and geographic ranges in solanaceous vegetables in peninsular Florida. Plant Health Progress https://www.plantmanagementnetwork.org/pub/php/brief/2011/grsv/