EPPO Global Database

Ralstonia solanacearum race 1 (no longer in use)(PSDMS1)

Distribution details in Mauritius

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2008: Present, no details
EPPO Reporting Service (2008/070) : until 2005 only race 1 biovar 3 had been found on the island. In October 2005 and again in September 2006, 2 outbreaks of race 3 biovar 2 were detected on potato crops.
* Khoodoo MHR, Ganoo ES, Saumtally S (2007) First report of Ralstonia solanacearum race 3 biovar 2A infecting potato and weeds in Mauritius. Plant Disease 91(9), p 1200.