EPPO Global Database

Ralstonia solanacearum sensu lato(RALSSO)

Distribution details in Sweden

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2021: Absent, confirmed by survey
Pest status declared by NPPO: Absent, confirmed by surveys (2021-02)
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (1996/02) : no trace remains of infections on wild Solanum dulcamara in 1970s. Never found in recent years.

Considered eradicated in 1983.

EPPO Reporting Service (2010/099) : detected in 2009 in 2 production sites of ware potatoes, under eradication. The pathogen is expected to be transient.

From NPPO (2019): eradicated.

From NPPO (2021): official surveys conducted since 1995. 2 cases confirmed in 2009 (see above), eradicated in 2012.
References
* NPPO of Sweden (1995, 2010-03, 2019-02, 2021-02).

* Olsson K (1976) Experience of brown rot caused by Pseudomonas solanacearum (Smith) Smith in Sweden. EPPO Bulletin 6(4), 199-207.

* Olsson K (1976) Proceedings of the First International Planning conference and Workshop on the ecology and control of bacterial wilt caused by Pseudomonas solanacearum, pp. 105-109.

* Persson P (1998) Successful eradication of Ralstonia solanacearum from Sweden. EPPO Bulletin 28(1-2), 113-120.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Finland Absent, confirmed by survey view...