EPPO Global Database

'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus'(LIBEAS)

Distribution details in Colombia

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2016: Present, few occurrences
First recorded in: 2015
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2016/062) : 'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus' detected for the first time in 2015 in specimens of Diaphorina citri collected from 2 municipalities (Distracción and Fonseca) of the La Guajira department. Under official control.
References
* INTERNET
Instituto Colombiano Agropecuario. Resolución 2390 de 2015. Diario Oficial No. 49.723 de 11 de diciembre de 2015. http://faolex.fao.org/docs/pdf/col151548.pdf
Gobernación de Antioquia. República de Colombia. http://antioquia.gov.co/index.php/component/k2/item/290-cultivos-de-c%C3%ADtricos-en-alerta
ProMed posting (no. 20160209.4005503) of 2016-02-09. Huanglongbing, citrus – Colombia: (LG). http://www.promedmail.org/post/4005503
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Brazil Bahia Present, few occurrences view...
Brazil Sao Paulo Present, widespread view...
Brazil Minas Gerais Present, widespread view...
Brazil Present, restricted distribution view...
Brazil Parana Present, widespread view...
Panama Present, restricted distribution view...
Venezuela Present, restricted distribution view...