EPPO Global Database

Radopholus similis(RADOSI)

Distribution details in Italy

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1994: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 1978
From CABI Disease map 793 (1999): Present, restricted distribution
From NPPO: Present, restricted distribution
First record in a glasshouse in Toscana, on Maranta makoyana imported from Netherlands (Ambrogioni, 1978). Other reports from glasshouses in Toscana, on ornamental plants imported from Netherlands.

Further report in 1995, on Maranta makoyana from Netherlands, in glasshouse at Piancastagnaio near Siena.
* Ambrogioni, L. (1978) Sulla presenza di Radopholus similis in una serra in Toscana. Atti Giornate fitopatologiche, 1978, 421-428.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Absent, no pest record view...
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Slovenia Absent, invalid record view...
Switzerland Absent, intercepted only view...