EPPO Global Database

Litylenchus crenatae mccannii(LITYMC)

Distribution details in United States of America (Virginia)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2021: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2021
First found in June 2021 in Fagus grandifolia trees in Prince William Forest Park.
* Kantor M, Handoo Z, Carta L, Li S (2021) First report of beech leaf disease, caused by Litylenchus crenatae mccannii, on American beech (Fagus grandifolia) in Virginia. Plant Disease (first view). https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-08-21-1713-PDN
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Canada Ontario Present, restricted distribution view...
Canada Present, restricted distribution view...