EPPO Global Database

Plum pox virus(PPV000)

Distribution details in Germany

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2007: Present, widespread
First recorded in: 1960s
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present in some areas, under eradication (2009-02)
From CABI Disease map 392 (2007): Present, widespread
EPPO Reporting Service (97/192): both PPV-D and PPV-M strains present.

EPPO Reporting Service (2000/171) : found in Thüringen (previously free) on plum plants imported from Hungary.

EPPO Reporting Service (2004/083) : found in Berlin (previously free).

EPPO Reporting Service (2005/053) : previously only PPV-D was present in western Germany, while PPV-M was only found in eastern Germany. Surveys in 2002/2003 showed that PPV-M has now been found in Baden-Württemberg

EPPO Reporting Service (2007/124) : strains D, M and probably Rec.

EPPO Reporting Service (2009/094) : PPV-D, PPV-M detected in Schleswig-Holstein.
* Jarausch W (2006) Bulletin OEPP/EPPO Bulletin 36(2), p 209.
------- PPV-D, PPV-M and probably PPV-Rec.

* Kegler, H.; Schimanski, H. H. (1978) Nachrichtenblatt fur den Pflanzenschutz in der DDR 32 (8), 160-162.

* Knewitz, H. (1996) Erwerbsobstbau 38 (4), 118-121.

* Krczal, G.; Avenarius, U. (1995) Acta Horticulturae No. 386, 370-375.

* Kunze, L.; Nikusch, I. (1986) Nachrichtenblatt des Deutschen Pflanzenschutzdienstes 38 (5), 72-75.

* Nemeth, M. V.; Schmelzer, K. (1972) Acta Phytopathologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 7 (1/3), 193-196.
------- First report of the virus on Prunus glandulosa in the former GDR.

* NPPO of Germany, 2009-02.

* Roy, A. S.; Smith, I. M. (1994) Bulletin OEPP/EPPO Bulletin 24 (3), 515-523.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, restricted distribution view...
Belgium Present, few occurrences view...
Czech Republic Present, widespread view...
Denmark Present, few occurrences view...
France Corse Present, no details view...
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Luxembourg Present, no details view...
Netherlands Present, few occurrences view...
Poland Present, widespread view...
Switzerland Present, few occurrences view...