EPPO Global Database

Neonectria neomacrospora (NECTMA)

Distribution details in United Kingdom

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Present, restricted distribution
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2017/139) : sporadically reported in the 1950s-60s and in the 1990s. It re-emerged in 2015 in England and Wales in forest plantations, gardens and arboreta on a wide range of Abies species.
References
* INTERNET
- Forest Research. UK Disease Threats by Ana Perez-Sierra. Presentation made at the Wales Tree Health Seminars 2016. https://naturalresources.wales/media/680039/ukdisease-threats-presentation-2016.pdf
------- Confirmed in at least 2 sites on Abies alba, A. balsamea, A. durangensis, A. fraseri, A. kawakamii, A. lasiocarpa, A. magnifica, A. vejarii.
- Forest Research. Neonectria canker of Abies. https://www.forestry.gov.uk/fr/neonectria
- Forest Research. Neonectria canker of Abies. Pathology Advisory Note 16. https://www.forestry.gov.uk/pdf/Path_Note_16_Neonectria.pdf/$file/Path_Note_16_Neonectria.pdf