EPPO Global Database

Acidovorax citrulli(PSDMAC)

Distribution details in Iran

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2007: Absent, unreliable record
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2009/133) : one isolated record of A. avenae subsp. citrulli on Paliurus spina-christi (Rhamnaceae). This record was considered doubtful.
References
* Harighi B (2007) Bacterial leaf spot of Christ's thorn, a new disease caused by Acidovorax avenae subsp. citrulli in Iran. Journal of Plant Pathology 89(2), 283-285.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Turkey Absent, pest eradicated view...