EPPO Global Database

'Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum'(LIBEPS)

Distribution details in Austria

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2018: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2015
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, restricted distribution (2018-03)
From CABI Disease map 1098 (2016): Present, few occurrences
EPPO Reporting Service (2015/029) : first found in the region of Tyrol in 2 fields of carrot and celery (Daucus carota subsp. sativus and Apium graveolens, both Apiaceae). Absent in solanaceous crops. Under eradication.

From NPPO (2018): only haplotype C has been found in Apiaceae plants [carrot (Daucus carota) and celery (Apium graveolens)] in Tyrol, an area where Trioza apicalis is abundant. Also detected in asymptomatic samples of parsley (Petroselinum crispum) and parsnip (Pastinaca sativa).
* NPPO of Austria (2015-02, 2018-03).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Germany Present, few occurrences view...
Italy Present, restricted distribution view...
Italy Sicilia Present, restricted distribution view...
Slovenia Absent, confirmed by survey view...