EPPO Global Database

Phyllachora maydis(PHYRMA)

Distribution details in United States of America (Georgia)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2022: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2021
EPPO Reporting Service (2021/250) : first reported from Georgia, Kentucky, Nebraska, New York, and Pennsylvania.
* EDDMapS (online) Early Detection & Distribution Mapping System. The University of Georgia - Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health. Available online at http://www.eddmaps.org/ (last accessed 2021-11-08).

* Pandey L, Burks C, Gómez Londoño L, Newsom L, Brock J, Kemerait R, Brewer M (2022) First report of tar spot on corn caused by Phyllachora maydis in Georgia, USA. Plant Disease, 106(8), 2262. https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-11-21-2456-PDN
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Canada Ontario Present, restricted distribution view...
Canada Present, restricted distribution view...
Mexico Present, no details view...