EPPO Global Database

Ralstonia solanacearum sensu lato(RALSSO)

Distribution details in Guadeloupe

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2013: Present, no details
EFSA PHL (2008): moko disease not present.
* EFSA PHL (2008) Scientific Opinion of the Panel on Plant Heath on a request from the European Commission on Pest risk assessment made by France on Ralstonia solanacearum race 2 considered by France as harmful in French overseas departments of French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique and Réunion. The EFSA Journal 673, 1-27

* Prior P, Cadet P and Steva H (1989) Variabilité du pouvoir pathogène de Pseudomonas solanacearum aux Antilles françaises (Martinique et Guadeloupe). Acta Oecol. 10:135-142.
------- Isolates of R. solanacearum sensu lato obtained from tomato, eggplant, potato and sweet pepper.

* Wicker E, Grassart L, Coranson-Beaudu R, Mian D, Guilbaud C, Fegan M, Prior P. (2007) Ralstonia solanacearum strains from Martinique (French West Indies) exhibiting a new pathogenic potential. Appl Environ Microbiol. 73(21), 6790-801
------- Isolate from eggplant identified as R. pseudosolanacearum [phylotype I] and isolate from tomato identified as [phylotype IIA-5].

* N'Guessan CA, Brisse S, Le Roux-Nio A-C, Poussier S, Koné D, Wicker E (2013) Development of variable number of tandem repeats typing schemes for Ralstonia solanacearum, the agent of bacterial wilt, banana Moko disease and potato brown rot. Journal of Microbiological Methods 92, 366-374. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mimet.2013.01.012
------- Isolate from tomato identified as R. solanacearum [phylotype IIA-39].
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
France Present, few occurrences view...