EPPO Global Database

'Candidatus Phytoplasma solani'(PHYPSO)

Distribution details in North Macedonia

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Present, widespread
First recorded in: 2003
EPPO Reporting Service (2009/142) : bois noir was first found in 2003 in vineyards near Veles and Skopje, and in 2006 in other grapevine-growing regions.
* Atanasova B, Jakovljević, Spasov D, Jović J, Mitrović M, Toševski I, Cvrković T (2015) The molecular epidemiology of bois noir grapevine yellows caused by 'Candidatus Phytoplasma solani' in the Republic of Macedonia. European Journal of Plant Pathology 142(4), 759-770.

* Kostadinovska E, Quaglino F, Mitrev S, Casati P, Bulgari D, Bianco PA (2014) Multiple gene analyses identify distinct 'bois noir' phytoplasma genotypes in the republic of Macedonia. Phytopathologia Mediterranea 53(3), 491-501.

* Mitrev S, Nakova E, Pejčinovski F, Angelini E (2007) Geographical distribution of ‘bois noir’ phytoplasmas infecting grapevine in the Republic of Macedonia. Bulletin of Insectology 60(2), 155-156.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Albania Present, no details view...
Bulgaria Present, restricted distribution view...
Greece Present, restricted distribution view...
Serbia Present, restricted distribution view...