EPPO Global Database

Phyllosticta citricarpa(GUIGCI)

Distribution details in Uruguay

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2016: Present, no details
Comments
Many interceptions were made by European countries in the 2010s.

EPPO Reporting Service (2013/246) : intercepted by the Netherlands on citrus imported from Uruguay (interception).
EPPO Reporting Service (2014/196) : intercepted by the United Kingdom on Citrus sinensis imported from Uruguay (interception).
EPPO Reporting Service (2015/138) : intercepted by the United Kingdom on a consignment of Citrus reticulata from Uruguay (interception).
EPPO Reporting Service (2016/025) : intercepted by the Netherlands and Belgium on Citrus sinensis imported from Uruguay (interceptions).
EPPO Reporting Service (2017/054) : intercepted by Germany and Spain on consignments of oranges imported from Uruguay (interceptions).
EPPO Reporting Service (2017/208) : intercepted by the Netherlands and the UK on consignments of oranges imported from Uruguay (interceptions).

Presence of the fungus confirmed on the Ministry of Agriculture of Uruguay website (dated October 2016).
References
* INTERNET (last accessed in 2018-11)
Ministerio de Ganaderia, Agricultura y Pesca (Uruguay). Plagas. Actividades de vigilancia especifica.
http://www.mgap.gub.uy/unidad-organizativa/direccion-general-de-servicios-agricolas/plagas/vigilancia/actividades-de-vigilancia-espec%C3%ADficamanejo-de-plagas/programa
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Argentina Present, restricted distribution view...
Brazil Amazonas Present, no details view...
Brazil Espirito Santo Present, no details view...
Brazil Minas Gerais Present, no details view...
Brazil Santa Catarina Present, no details view...
Brazil Rio Grande do Sul Present, no details view...
Brazil Rio de Janeiro Present, no details view...
Brazil Present, restricted distribution view...
Brazil Sao Paulo Present, no details view...
Brazil Parana Present, no details view...