EPPO Global Database

'Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum'(LIBEPS)

Distribution details in United States of America (California)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2009: Present, no details
From CABI Disease map 1098 (2016): Present, widespread
* Biosecurity Australia (2009) Draft pest risk analysis report for ‘Candidatus Liberibacter psyllaurous’ in fresh fruit, potato tubers, nursery stock and its vector the tomato-potato psyllid. Biosecurity Australia, Canberra, 110 pp. http://www.daff.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0008/1108691/Candidatus_Liberibacter_psyllaurous_draft_PRA_20090506.pdf

* Crosslin JM , Bester G (2009) First report of ‘Candidatus Liberibacter psyllaurous’ in Zebra Chip symptomatic potatoes from California. Plant Disease 93(5), p 551.

* Crosslin JM, Munyaneza JE, Brown JK, Liefting LW (2010) Potato zebra chip disease: A phytopathological tale. Online. Plant Health Progress doi:10.1094/PHP-2010-0317-01-RV
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Canada Present, few occurrences view...
Canada Saskatchewan Present, no details view...
Canada Alberta Present, few occurrences view...
Mexico Present, restricted distribution view...