EPPO Global Database

Tanzanian lethal decline phytoplasma(PHYP54)

Distribution details in Tanzania

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1997: Present, no details
Comments
There is no further information to indicate why this record is doubtful.

EPPO Reporting Service (97/222): isolates from East Africa are related to but distinct from those in West Africa and Caribbean.
References
* 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
Kenya Present, no details view...
Mozambique Present, no details view...