EPPO Global Database

Hop stunt viroid(HSVD00)

Distribution details in Finland

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Absent, pest eradicated
First recorded in: 2009
Eradication in: 2011
Pest status declared by NPPO: Absent, pest eradicated (2011-06)
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2009/198) : found on glasshouse cucumber plants, under eradication.

From NPPO (2011): eradication was declared successful.
References
* Lemmetty A, Laamanen J, Soukainen M, Tegel J (2011) Emerging virus and viroid pathogen species identified for the first time in horticultural plants in Finland in 1997-2010. Agricultural and Food Science 20, 29-41.

* Lemmetty A, Werkman AW, Soukainen M (2011) First report of Hop stunt viroid in greenhouse cucumber in Finland. Plant Disease 95(5), p 615.
------- First record on glasshouse cucumbers, this outbreak was later eradicated.

* NPPO of Finland (2009-07, 2011-06).