EPPO Global Database

'Candidatus Phytoplasma fraxini'(PHYPFR)

Distribution details in Colombia

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2016: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2000s
Comments
Found in the early 2000s in Fraxinus uhdei in Bogota, as well as in other cities and rural areas of the Andean region of Colombia.
References
* Perilla-Henao L, Wilson MR, Franco-Lara L (2016) Leafhoppers Exitianus atratus and Amplicephalus funzaensis transmit phytoplasmas of groups 16SrI and 16SrVII in Colombia. Plant Pathology 65(7), 1200-1209.