EPPO Global Database

Pyricularia oryzae(PYRIOR)

Distribution details in Kenya

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2016: Present, no details
From CABI Disease map 051 (1981): Present, no details
* Nyongesa BO, Bigirimana J, Were BA, Murori R (2016) Virulence spectrum of populations of Pyricularia oryzae in irrigated rice ecosystems in Kenya. European Journal of Plant Pathology 146(4), 911-922.
------- Common pathogen in rice fields causing significant yield losses.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Ethiopia Present, no details view...
Tanzania Present, no details view...
Uganda Present, no details view...