EPPO Global Database

Pepino mosaic virus(PEPMV0)

Distribution details in Chile

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2005: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2001
From CABI Disease map 856 (2015): Present, restricted distribution
In Chile, PepMV was first detected in 2001 in protected tomato crops, region V (Ramirez & Bustamante, 2001).

EPPO Reporting Service (2003/112) , EPPO Reporting Service (2004/081) , EPPO Reporting Service (2005/093) : reported to have been detected in consignments of tomato seeds from Chile imported into France (interceptions).

EPPO Reporting Service (2005/144) : surveys in 2005/2005 showed PepMV to be present in the centre and north.
* Muñoz M, Bustos A, Cabrera M, López L (2002) Prospección del Pepino mosaic virus (PepMV) en cultivos de tomate. Abstract of a paper presented at the XII Congreso Nacional de Fitopatología (2002-10-01/04, Puerto Varas, Chile).

* Ramirez G, Bustamante P (2001) Deteccion del Pepino mosaic virus (PepMV) en plantas de tomate (Lycopersicon esculentum) mediante tecnicas serologica. Abstract of a paper presented at the XI Congreso Nacional de Fitopatología (200-12-04/06, Santa Cruz, Chile).
------- First record of PepMV.

* Yantén Carreño Y (2005) Determinación de la presencia de Pepino mosaic potexvirus – PepMV en tomate en la zona central de Chile. Abstract. http://dspace.utalca.cl/handle/1950/1492
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Peru Present, widespread view...