EPPO Global Database

Liberibacter asiaticus(LIBEAS)

Distribution details in Brazil (Parana)

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Present, no details
From CABI Disease map 766 (2012): Present, no details
References
* Leite RP (2008) Occurrence and management strategies ofr HLB in the State of Parana, Brazil. Proceedings of the International Research Conference on Huanglongbing (Orlando, US, 2008-12-01/05), 339-340.
------- Fist found in 2006 in the municipality of Altônia. In 2008, it was recorded in 28 municipalities of Northwestern Parana.

* Lopes S (2009) Current HLB research in Brazil. Phytopathology 99(6), S 156.

* Sauer AV, Zanutto CA, Requena Nocchi P, Machado MA, Bock CH, Nunes WMC (2015) Seasonal variation in populations of 'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus' in citrus trees in Parana state, Brazil. Plant Disease 99(8), 1125-1132.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Argentina Absent, pest eradicated view...
Colombia Present, few occurrences view...
Paraguay Present, restricted distribution view...