EPPO Global Database

Tanzanian lethal decline phytoplasma(PHYP54)

Distribution details in Kenya

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1997: Present, no details
EPPO Reporting Service (97/222): the East African form of lethal yellowing, which is distinct from the West African and Caribbean forms, occurs in Kenya as well as in Tanzania where it was originally described.
* Tymon, A.M.; Jones, P.; Harrison, N.A. (1997) Detection and differentiation of African coconut phytoplasmas: RFLP analysis of PCR-amplified 16S rDNA and DNA hybridisation. Annals of applied Biology, 31(1), 91-102.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Tanzania Present, no details view...