EPPO Global Database

Iris yellow spot virus(IYSV00)

Distribution details in New Zealand

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2008: Present, widespread
First recorded in: 2007
From CABI Disease map 1011 (2014): Present, widespread
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2008/165) : widespread in onion and shallot crops in both the North and South Island, but economic impact seems to be low.
References
* Ward LI, Perez-Egusquiza Z, Fletcher JD, Ochoa Corona FM, Tang JZ, Liefting LW, Martin EJ, Quinn BD, Pappu HR, Clover GRG (2009) First report of Iris yellow spot virus on Allium cepa in New Zealand. Plant Pathology 58(2), p 406.

* Ward, R. L.; Perez-Equsquiza, A.; Fletcher, J. D.; Ochoa Corona, E. M.; Tang, J. Z.; Liefting, L. W.; Martin, E. J.; Quinn, B. D.; Pappu, H. R.; Clover, G. R. G.(2009) Plant Pathology 58 (2), 406.