EPPO Global Database

Grapevine flavescence dorée phytoplasma(PHYP64)

Distribution details in Spain

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2021: Present, few occurrences
Eradication in: 2020
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, in specific parts of the Member State where host crop(s) are grown, under eradication (2021-12)
From CABI Disease map 764 (1998): Present, few occurrences
EPPO Reporting Service (1995/210) : only grapevine bois noir phytoplasma occurs in Spain, not flavescence dorée.

EPPO Reporting Service (1997/113) : flavescence dorée found for the first time, in the region of Ampudan (Cataluña), near the French border. Confirmed by PCR method. Eradication measures.

EPPO Reporting Service (1997/175) : in 1994/1995, a survey in NE Spain (Aragon, Cataluña, Navarra) found bois noir at variable incidence in the first two regions but not in the third. This was the same survey which found flavescence dorée in Cataluña (cf. above).

EPPO Reporting Service (2001/142) : outbreak in Cataluña (in region north of Gerona) is now practically eradicated (but treatments against the vector are continuing). Declared absent in Andalucía and Islas Baleares

EPPO Reporting Service (2005/050) : now absent from Andalucía and País Vasco, but still present in Cataluña.

EPPO Reporting Service (2010/084) : Cataluña (not found since 2004 in Alt Empordá, isolated cases remain in Baix Empordá).

EPPO Reporting Service (2016/203) : Cataluña (under official control).

EPPO Reporting Service (2020/174) : eradicated in Cataluña and therefore in Spain.

EPPO Reporting Service (2022/017) : found in a grapevine in Girona province, Cataluña. Under eradication.
* Anonymous (1997) Incidencia de las plagas y enfermedades en las Comunidades Autónomas durante 1996 – Cataluña. Phytoma-España no. 87, 20-26.

* Anonymous (2000) Balance fitosanitario de los cultivos españoles durante el año 2000. Phytoma-España no. 127, 18-46 and no. 128, 26-51.

* Anonymous (2004) Incidencia de plagas y enfermedades en las Comunidades Autónomas en 2004. Phytoma-España no. 168, 17-58 and no. 169, 16-55.

* Anonymous (2009) Incidencia de plagas y enfermedades en las Comunidades Autónomas en 2008. Phytoma-España no. 207, pp 14-50 & 208, pp 36-62 & 209, pp 44-52 & 210, pp 50-55.

* Anonymous (2016) Incidencia de plagas y enfermedades en las Comunidades Autónomas en 2015. Phytoma-España no. 278, 16-52 and Phytoma-España no. 279, 16-40.

* Barrios G (2017) La flavescencia dorada: estrategias de control, evolucion y situation actual. Phytoma-España no. 288, 26-29.
-------- Incidence is diminishing and now very low.

* Batlle, A.; Lavina, A.; Kuszala, C.; Clair, D.; Larrue, J.; Boudon-Padieu, E. (1997) Vitis 36 (4), 211-212.
------- First record, Alt Emporda (North).

* Laviña, A.; Batlle, A.; Larrue, J.; Clair, D.; Boudon-Padieu, E. (1997) Incidence and dissemination of grapevine bois noir phytoplasma. Proceedings of the 10th Congress of the Mediterranean Phytopathological Union, 1997-06-01/05, Montpellier (FR), 237-240.

* NPPO of Spain (2020-08, 2021-12)

* Torres E, Rahola J, Bech J, Paltrinieri S, Bertaccini A (2009) Flavescence dorée in the Emporda (Catalonia): results of Scaphoides titanus containment through aerial treatments. Progrès Agricole et Viticole HS, 176-177.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
France Corse Present, no details view...
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Portugal Present, restricted distribution view...