EPPO Global Database

Ralstonia solanacearum species complex(RALSSO)

Distribution details in Mexico

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Present, restricted distribution
From NPPO: Present, restricted distribution
Comments
Present on potato in Michoacan, Puebla, Sinaloa.
Present on banana.

EPPO Reporting Service (2013/098) : found on glasshouse tomatoes in Morelos.
References
* Álvarez E, Pantoja A, Gañán L, Ceballos G (2015) Current status of Moko disease and black sigatoka in Latin America and the Caribbean, and options for managing them CIAT publication No. 404
------- Moko disease (caused by R. solanacearum [phylotype II]) is officially recorded in Mexico.

* Hernández-Romano J, Ramírez-Rojas S, Ydrac-Morales CJ (2012) First report of Ralstonia solanacearum causing tomato bacterial wilt in Mexico. New Disease Reports 26, 22. http://dx.doi.org/10.5197/j.2044-0588.2012.026.022
------- Glasshouse tomatoes in Morelos, phylotype II.

* Obrador‐Sánchez JA, Tzec‐Simá M, Higuera‐Ciapara I, Canto‐Canché B (2017) Genetic diversity of Ralstonia solanacearum strains from Mexico associated with moko disease. European Journal of Plant Pathology 149, 817–30

* Ruiz Alvarado C, Holguin Peña RJ, Rueda Puente EO (2017) Ralstonia solanacearum: A Bacterial Disease and Its Biological Control by Essential Oils on Solanum tuberosum L. cahap 7 In Potato - From Incas to All Over the World. DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.70744
------- Suspected finding of R. solanacearum sensu lato on ware potato tubers in the municipalities of Navojoa, Hermosillo and Agua Prieta in northwestern Mexico

* SARH (1976) Primer catálogo de enfermedades de plantas mexicanas. Fitofito, no. 71. México.

* Santos, O. M.; Fucikovsky, Z. L.; Luna, R. I. (1991) Bacterial Wilt Newsletter No. 7, 2-3.
------- Moko disease (caused by R. solanacearum [phylotype II]) reported in Chiapas to be caused by a SFR (small fluidal and round colony type) strain.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Belize Present, widespread view...
Guatemala Present, widespread view...
United States of America Illinois Present, no details view...
United States of America Indiana Present, no details view...
United States of America New Hampshire Present, no details view...
United States of America Wisconsin Present, no details view...
United States of America South Dakota Present, no details view...
United States of America Pennsylvania Present, restricted distribution view...
United States of America Hawaii Present, no details view...
United States of America Arkansas Present, no details view...
United States of America Georgia Present, no details view...
United States of America Alabama Present, no details view...
United States of America Michigan Absent, pest eradicated view...
United States of America Present, widespread view...
United States of America North Carolina Present, no details view...
United States of America South Carolina Present, no details view...
United States of America Louisiana Present, no details view...
United States of America Florida Present, no details view...
United States of America New Jersey Present, no details view...