EPPO Global Database

Potato mop-top virus(PMTV00)

Distribution details in United States of America (Maine)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2002: Present, few occurrences
From CABI Disease map 874 (2002): Present, few occurrences
From NPPO: Present, few occurrences
* CFIA (2002) Update - Potato mop-top virus. Three states taken off list of US states with PMTV. Canadian Food Inspection Agency Information Bulletin. http://www.inspection.gc.ca/english/corpaffr/newcom/2002/20021002e.shtml.

* Lambert DH, Levy L, Mavrodieva VA, Johnson SB, Babcock MJ, Vayda ME (2003) First report of potato mop-top virus on potato from the United States. Plant Disease 87(7), p 872.

* USDA (2002) Emerging pest: Potato mop-top virus. US Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Plant Protection and Quarantine, USA. http://www.aphis.usda.gov/ppq/ep/emergingpests/moptopvirus.html.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Canada Nova Scotia Present, few occurrences view...
Canada Prince Edward Island Present, few occurrences view...
Canada Present, few occurrences view...
Canada Alberta Present, few occurrences view...