EPPO Global Database

Plum pox virus(PPV000)

Distribution details in Spain

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 1984
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, only in some parts of the Member State concerned (2017-08)
From CABI Disease map 392 (2007): Present, restricted distribution
EPPO Reporting Service 456.

EPPO Reporting Service (1997/191) : first outbreak was on Prunus salicina cv. Red Beaut (practically symptomless) in Sevilla, Murcia and Valencia regions. Then on peach in Lerida region. Only PPV-D strain found. The disease is spreading in Valencia region, on apricot and P. salicina.

EPPO Reporting Service (2001/142) : spread in Valencia region continues. Also found in Extremadura (at very low levels).

EPPO Reporting Service (2005/050) : not detected in Castilla y León in 2004 surveys.

EPPO Reporting Service (2005/052) : local outbreak in Aragón in 2002, eradication measures. Surveys in 2003/2004 confirm eradication.

EPPO Reporting Service (2007/124) : strain D. Strain M eradicated (see also later publication from Capote et al., 2010).

EPPO Reporting Service (2007/137) : only in Comunidad Valenciana.

EPPO Reporting Service (2010/084) : Murcia.

EPPO Reporting Service (2016/203) : Navarra (since 2009).

From NPPO (2017): an outbreak was detected in Prunus dulcis in a nursery in the municipality of Pozohondo (Castilla La Mancha). All plants of the contaminated lot were destroyed.
* Anonymous (2009) Incidencia de plagas y enfermedades en las Comunidades Autónomas en 2008. Phytoma-España no. 207, pp 14-50 & 208, pp 36-62 & 209, pp 44-52 & 210, pp 50-55.

* Anonymous (2016) Incidencia de plagas y enfermedades en las Comunidades Autónomas en 2015. Phytoma-España no. 278, 16-52 and Phytoma-España no. 279, 16-40.

* Avinent, L.; Hermoso de Mendoza, A.; Llacer, G.; Garcia, S. (1993) Investigacion Agraria, Produccion y Proteccion Vegetales 8 (2), 251-263.
------- Valencia.

* Cambra M, Serra J, Cano A, Cambra M (2006) Bulletin OEPP/EPPO Bulletin 36(2), p 215.

* Capote N, Cambra MA, Botella P, Gorris MT, Martinez MC, Lopez-Quilez A, Cambra M (2010) Detection, characterization, epidemiology and eradication of Plum pox pytyvirus Marcus type in Spain. Journal of Plant Pathology 92(3), 619-628.
------- More details about the eradication of the focus of PPV-M in Aragon.

* Gottwald, T. R.; Avinent, L.; Llacer, G.; Mendoza, A. H. de; Cambra, M. (1995) Plant Disease 79 (3), 266-278.
------- East.

* Llacer G, Cambra M (1986) Plant Disease 70 (2), 173.

* Llácer G, Cambra M, Lavina A (1985) (Detection and preliminary sudies on the sharka virus in Spain) Anales del Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Agrarias 28(3), 157-166 (in Spanish).

* Llacer G, Cambra M, Lavina A (1985) Bulletin OEPP/EPPO Bulletin 15 (3), 325-329.

* NPPO of Spain (2011-06, 2017-08).

* Olmos A, Cambra M, Dasi MA, Candresse T, Esteban O, Gorris MT, Asensio M (1997) Journal of Virological Methods 68 (2), 127-137.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
France Corse Present, no details view...
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Portugal Azores Present, no details view...
Portugal Present, restricted distribution view...