EPPO Global Database

'Candidatus Liberibacter africanus'(LIBEAF)

Distribution details in Yemen

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1992: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Disease map 765 (1998): Present, restricted distribution
From NPPO: Present, restricted distribution
EPPO Reporting Services 468 (1986), and 504/01 (1988) where it is stated that it is present in the former South Yemen too.

Present, with its African vector Trioza erytreae, only in the elevated citrus area of the country above 1000 m.
* Bove, J. M.; Garnier, M. (1984) Citrus greening and psylla vectors of the disease in the Arabian Peninsula. Proceedings of the 9th Conference of the International Organization of Citrus Virologists, 109-114. Department of Plant Pathology, University of California, Riverside, USA.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Saudi Arabia Present, restricted distribution view...