EPPO Global Database

Iris yellow spot virus(IYSV00)

Distribution details in Germany

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2012: Present, few occurrences
First recorded in: 2007
Pest status declared by NPPO: Transient, in one area; under eradication (2008-02).
From CABI Disease map 1011 (2014): Present, restricted distribution
EPPO Reporting Service (2008/033) : IYSV was first detected in Rheinland-Pfalz on onions (Allium cepa and Allium fistulosum) in summer 2007. However, similar symptoms had been observed in 2003 in the same region on onion crops. Eradication measures have been taken.

EPPO Reporting Service (2013/41): IYSV was detected in numerous onion and leek fields of the Rhine valley area (southwestern Germany). No indication of crop losses in bulb onions.
* NPPO of Germany (2008-02).

* Krauthausen HJ, Leinhos G, Müller J, Radtke PC, Jehle JA (2012) Identification and incidence of Iris yellow spot virus in Allium field crops in Southwest Germany. European Journal of Plant Pathology 134(2), 345-356.

* Leinhos G, Müller J, Heupel M, Krauthausen HJ (2007) [First report of Iris yellow spot virus in bunching and bulb onion crops in Germany]. Nachrichtenblatt des Deutschen Pflanzenschutzdienstes 59(12), 302-309.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, restricted distribution view...
Belgium Absent, no pest record view...
Czech Republic Present, no details view...
Denmark Absent, no pest record view...
France Present, few occurrences view...
Netherlands Present, widespread view...
Poland Absent, unreliable record view...