EPPO Global Database

Plum pox virus(PPV000)

Distribution details in India

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1995: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 1991
From CABI Disease map 392 (2007): Present, restricted distribution
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (95/180): first report from India, in Himachal Pradesh.
References
* Bhardwaj SV, Kohosla K, Sharma DR, Thakur PD (1995) Acta Horticulturae No. 386, 237-240.
------- Variant of PPV detected on plum trees with premature fruit drop.

* Thakur PD, Bhardwaj SV, Garg ID, Kishore Khosla, Sharma DR (1994) Plant Disease Research 9 (1), 100-102.
------- First record outside Europe and the Mediterranean. Atypical symptoms.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
China Hunan Present, few occurrences view...
China Present, few occurrences view...
Pakistan Present, few occurrences view...