EPPO Global Database

'Candidatus Phytoplasma mali'(PHYPMA)

Distribution details in Turkey

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2008: Present, no details
From CABI Disease map 761 (2013): Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2009/055) : presence of Phytoplasma mali confirmed on samples from apple orchards in Adana (Mediterranean region) and Nigde (Central Anatolia).
References
* Canik D, Ertunc F (2007) Distribution and molecular characterization of apple proliferation phytoplasma in Turkey. Bulletin of Insectology 60(2), 335-336.
------- Confirmed in apple samples collected from the provinces of Isparta and Ankara.

* Ozkan, M.; Kurcman, S. (1976) Bitki Koruma Bulteni 16 (2), 106-115.
------- Symptoms on seedlings in central Anatolia.

* Sertkaya G, Martini M, Osler R (2008) First report of Candidatus Phytoplasma mali in Turkey. Journal of Plant Pathology 90(1), p 143.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Bulgaria Present, restricted distribution view...
Greece Present, restricted distribution view...
Syria Present, no details view...