EPPO Global Database

Ralstonia solanacearum species complex(RALSSO)

Distribution details in Korea, Republic

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2007: Present, no details
EPPO Reporting Service (2007/175) : details on the occurrence of race 3 (biovar 2) on potato and tomato.
* Cho H, Song ES, Lee YK, Lee S, Lee SW, Jo A, Lee BM, Kim JG, Hwang I (2018) Analysis of Genetic and Pathogenic Diversity of Ralstonia solanacearum Causing Potato Bacterial Wilt in Korea. The Plant Pathology Journal 34, 23-34.

* Jeong Y, Kim J, Kang Y, Lee S, Hwang I (2007) Genetic diversity and distribution of Korean isolates of Ralstonia solanacearum. Plant Disease. 91(10), 1277–1287.
------- R. pseudosolanacearum [phylotype I] (biovars 1, 3 and 4) and R. syzygii subsp. indonesiensis [phylotype IV] (biovar 2) identified among 478 isolates collected from various plants in South Korea between 1997 and 2005.

* Kim YS, Lim SR, Kim JW, Lee HJ, Park DH (2019) First report of Ralstonia solanacearum Phylotype I causing bacterial wilt on Rosa spp. in Korea. Plant Disease 2019 103:6, 1407. https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-09-18-1604-PDN

* Lee I, Kim YS, Kim J-W, Park DH (2020) Genetic and pathogenic characterization of bacterial wilt pathogen, Ralstonia pseudosolanacearum (Ralstonia solanacearum Phylotype I), on roses in Korea. The Plant Pathology Journal 36(5), 440-449. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5423/PPJ.OA.06.2020.0095
------- race 1 and biovar 3 isolated from four areas in Korea, but diseased roses are frequently reported, indicating that this disease may be prevalent in Korean rose farms,. No control strategies currently implemented.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Korea Dem. People's Republic Present, no details view...