EPPO Global Database

Austropuccinia psidii(PUCCPS)

Distribution details in United States of America

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2010: Present, restricted distribution
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (98/199): an alert to this newly important pest.
References
* Coutinho, T.A.; Wingfield, M.J.; Alfenas, A.C.; Crous, P.W. (1998) Eucalyptus rust: a disease with the potential for serious international implications. Plant Disease, 82(7), 819-825.

* 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
Mexico Present, few occurrences view...