EPPO Global Database

Little cherry virus 1(LCHV10)

Distribution details in Greece

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2008: Present, restricted distribution
EPPO Reporting Service (2008/124) : detected during a small scale survey of cherry trees (Prunus avium) carried out in 3 counties of Northern Greece (Piera, Pella, Imathia) at high incidence (32%).
* Elena K, Alivizatos AS, Varveri C (2008) New plant pathogens reported in Greece, 1990-2007. Hellenic Plant Protection Journal 1(1), 1-25.

* Katsiani AT, Maliogka VI, Amoutzias GD, Efthimiou KE, Katis NI (2015) Insights into the genetic diversity and evolution of Little cherry virus 1. Plant Pathology 64, 817–824.
-------- Genetic study of isolates from Greece: relatively high incidence in sweet and sour cherry, very low in plum and peach, not found in almond and apricot.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Turkey Present, no details view...