EPPO Global Database

Iris yellow spot virus(IYSV00)

Distribution details in Greece

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2009: Present, widespread
First recorded in: 2008
From CABI Disease map 1011 (2014): Present, widespread
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2010/063) : first found in 2008 in leek and onion crops, widespread.
References
* Chatzivassiliou EK, Giavachtsia V, Orestiada N, Mehraban AH, Hoedjes K, Peters D (2009) Identification and incidence of Iris yellow spot virus, a new pathogen in onion and leek in Greece. Plant Disease 93(7), p 761.