EPPO Global Database

Plasmopara obducens(PLASOB)

Distribution details in Australia

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2007: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2006
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present: only in some areas (2007)
From CABI Disease map 1002 (2007): Present, no details
EPPO Reporting Service (2007/073) : first detected in 2006 in Victoria, then found during surveys in New South Wales, Queensland and South Australia.
* Cunnington JH, Aldaoud R, Loh M, Washington WS, Irvine G (2008) First record of Plasmopara obducens (downy mildew) on impatiens in Australia. New Disease Reports. Plant Pathology 57(2), p 371.

* IPPC website. Official Pest Reports – Australia. Impatiens Downy Mildew established in Australia (2007-05-17). https://www.ippc.int/index.php
------- Confirms the establishment in New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia and Victoria.