EPPO Global Database

'Candidatus Phytoplasma pyri'(PHYPPY)

Distribution details in Iran

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2008: Present, no details
From CABI Disease map 769 (2013): Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2010/120) : detected in pear samples collected from the province of Fars, but symptoms have been more widely observed in almost all pear-growing areas.
References
* Salehi, M.; Heydarnejad, J.; Izadpanah, K. (2005) Iranian Journal of Plant Pathology 41 (1), Pe150-Pe154, en62-en65.
------- Central and southern provinces.


* Salehi M, Izadpanah K, Taghavi SM, Rahimian H (2008) Characterization of a phytoplasma associated with pear decline in Iran. Journal of Phytopathology 156(7-8), 493-495.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Azerbaijan Present, no details view...
Turkey Present, restricted distribution view...