EPPO Global Database

Acidovorax citrulli(PSDMAC)

Distribution details in China (Jiangxi)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2019: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2017
EPPO Reporting Service (2019/199) : first observed in Jiangxi in July 2017 causing severe fruit blotch on watermelon (Citrullus lanatus).
* Yang YQ, Lan B, Sun Q, Chen HF, Huang YH, Chen J, Huang JH, Guo YH, Li XM (2019) First report of Acidovorax avenae subsp. citrulli causing bacterial fruit blotch of watermelon in Jiangxi, China. Plant Disease 103 (9), 2468-2468.
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