EPPO Global Database

Austropuccinia psidii(PUCCPS)

Distribution details in Mexico

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2018: Present, few occurrences
* Esperón-Rodríguez M, Baumgartner JB, Beaumont LJ, Berthon K, Carnegie AJ, AlFonzetti MA, Barradas VL, Leishman M (2018) The risk to Myrtaceae of Austropuccinia psidii, myrtle rust, in Mexico. Forest Pathology. DOI: 10.1111/efp.12428
------ In Herbaria: 8 records from 4 unique locations in Mexico (1 in Ocozocoautla, Chiapas - 7 in Veracruz).

* Graca RN, Ross-Davis AL, Kim MS, Alfenas AC, Peever TL, Cannon PG, Klopfenstein NB (2010) Molecular population genetics of guava rust Puccinia psidii, an invasive pathogen of native Hawaiian forests and a potential threat to eucalypts worldwide (abst.). Phytopathologia Mediterranea 49(3), 429-430.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
United States of America Hawaii Present, no details view...
United States of America Present, restricted distribution view...
United States of America California Present, no details view...
United States of America Florida Present, no details view...