EPPO Global Database

Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae(PSDMAK)

Distribution details in France

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2013: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2010
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, only in some areas, but managed (2012-01)
From CABI Disease map 1043 (2012): Present, restricted distribution
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2010/188) : detected in 2010 in Rhône-Alpes in a small number of kiwifruit orchards, under official control.

EPPO Reporting Service (2012/002) : also found in other regions: Aquitaine, Corse, Midi-Pyrénées, Pays de la Loire, Poitou-Charentes.
References
* Bourgouin B, Fritsch J (2013) Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae (psa) sur kiwi, l'évolution depuis 2010. Phytoma n° 668, 26-27.
------- More details about the situation in France in 2013 (psa now occurs in most kiwi-producing regions).

* Fritsch J, Bourgouin B, Picard C (2012) Le Psa, grave bactériose, est sur kiwi en France. Synthèse du plan de surveillance coordonné par le Ministère chargé de l'Agriculture en 2011, ses résultats et les conseils qui en découlent. Phytoma - La Défense des Végétaux no. 650, 22-25.

* NPPO of France (2010-09, 2011-06, 2012-01).

* Vanneste JL, Poliakoff F, Audusseau C, Cornish DA, Paillard S, Rivoal C (2011) First report of Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae, the causal agent of bacterial canker of kiwifruit in France. Plant Disease 95(10), 1311-1312.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Belgium Absent, confirmed by survey view...
Germany Transient, under eradication view...
Italy Present, restricted distribution view...
Spain Present, few occurrences view...
Switzerland Transient, under eradication view...