EPPO Global Database

Fallopia japonica(POLCU)

Distribution details in Japan (Kyushu)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2012: Present, no details
* Kurose D, Furuya N, Tsuchiya K, Tsushima S, Evans HC (2012) Endophytic fungi associated with Fallopia japonica (Polygonaceae) in Japan and their interactions with Puccinia polygoni-amphibii var. tovariae, a candidate for classical biological control. Fungal Biology 116(7), 785-791.
------- Oita, Fukuoka, Nagasaki prefectures.

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