EPPO Global Database

Hemileia vastatrix(HEMIVA)

Distribution details in Mexico

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Present, no details
From CABI Disease map 005 (1998): Present, no details
Comments
FAO: Chiapas, Oaxaca, Veracruz, Tabasco, Puebla, Guerrero.
References
* ProMed posting (no. 20150309.3216608) of 2015-03-09. Leaf rust, coffee - Mexico. http://www.promedmail.org
------- Severe outbreak in Chiapas (up to 70% yield loss). The disease is also found in Guerreroa and Oaxaca states.

* ProMed posting (no. 20140128.2236486) of 2014-01-28. Leaf rust, coffee - Mexico: (Chiapas) high altitude strain . http://www.promedmail.org
------- Severe outbreak recorded in 2013 in Chiapas: 25 000 ha affected in the the Soconusco region, and more than 100 000 ha in the areas of Yajalon, Altos and Sierra.

* Vazquez GF (1983) Plant Disease 67 (4), 450.
------- First record, Chiapas.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Belize Present, no details view...
Guatemala Present, no details view...