EPPO Global Database

Grapevine flavescence dorée phytoplasma(PHYP64)

Distribution details in Germany

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2021: Present, few occurrences
First recorded in: 2014
Eradication in: 2017
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, only at one location, under eradication (2021-01)
From CABI Disease map 764 (1998): Absent, pest no longer present
EPPO Reporting Service (1996/125) : authentic flavescence dorée occurs in Germany, as well as the more widespread and better known "Vergilbungskrankheit" which is almost certainly identical to bois noir.
The NPPO considered that this old record is invalid and that flavescence dorée does not occur in Germany (2011).

EPPO Reporting Service (2014/202) : detected in October 2014 in Vitis vinifera cv. ‘Chardonnay/SO4’ in an officially registered nursery for the production of grapevine plants, located in Rheinland-Pfalz. The vector, Scaphoideus titanus does not occur in Germany. Under eradication.

EPPO Reporting Service (2017/135) : officially declared eradicated.

EPPO Reporting Service (2021/040) : found in one Vitis plant in Rheinland-Pfalz, under eradication.
* Jarausch B, Biancu S, Kugler S, Wetzel T, Baumann M, Winterhagen P, Jarausch W, Kortekamp A, Maixner M (2021) First report of Flavescence Dorée-related Phytoplasma in a productive vineyard in Germany
Plant Disease https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-02-21-0330-PDN

* Maixner, M.; Rudel, M.; Daire, X.; Boudon-Padieu, E. (1995) Vitis 34 (4), 235-236.
------- First record, in addition to Vergilbungskrankheit. Later denied by the NPPO (2011).

* NPPO of Germany (2011-06, 2014-11, 2017-06, 2021-01).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, few occurrences view...
Belgium Absent, no pest record view...
France Corse Present, no details view...
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Netherlands Absent, confirmed by survey view...
Switzerland Present, restricted distribution view...