EPPO Global Database

'Candidatus Phytoplasma fraxini'(PHYPFR)

Distribution details in Italy

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2018: Absent, unreliable record
Comments
This record needs further confirmation (detected strains were described as 'related' to Ca. P. fraxini).
References
* Zambon Y, Canel A, Bertaccini A and Contaldo N (2018) Molecular diversity of phytoplasmas associated with grapevine yellows disease in North-Eastern Italy. Phytopathology 108, 206-214.
------- Phytoplasmas belonging to 16SrVII-A ('Ca. P. fraxini'-related) were detected in grapevine plants (9 out of 171) from Northern Italy.