EPPO Global Database

Little cherry virus 1(LCHV10)

Distribution details in Czech Republic

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, restricted distribution
EPPO Reporting Service (2012/038) : little cherry disease was observed in sweet and sour cherry orchards in the East Bohemia region (the identity of the virus LChV-1 or LChV-2 was not given).

EPPO Reporting Service (2017/117) : found on apricot in a germplasm collection in 2016.
* Ludvikova H, Sucha J (2011) First report of little cherry disease from sweet cherry (Prunus avium) and sour cherry (P. cerasus) in the Czech Republic. Plant Disease 95(9), p 1197.

* Šafářová D, Faure C, Candresse T, Navrátil M, Nečas T, Marais A (2017) First report of Little cherry virus 1 infecting apricot in the Czech Republic. Plant Disease 101(5), p 845.
------- On apricot (Prunus armeniaca).

* Šafářová D, Ševčíková V, Neumanová K, Sucha J, Necas T, Navratil M (2020) Molecular characterisation of little cherry virus 1 infecting apricots in the Czech Republic. European Journal of Plant Pathology 158, 83-97.
------- Detected in 7 out 13 locations studied (apricot orchards). Also detected in 1 almond tree shouwing severe leaf mosaic.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Germany Present, restricted distribution view...
Poland Present, few occurrences view...
Slovakia Present, restricted distribution view...