EPPO Global Database

Rice tungro bacilliform virus(RTBV00)

Distribution details in India

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1997: Present, widespread
From CABI Disease map 516 (1997): Present, widespread
From NPPO: Present, restricted distribution
Comments
Severe outbreak in Tamil Nadu in 1992-07/08, causing 50-75% loss, at Trichy, Chengai MGR, Tanjor, Thiruvannamalai

18th Session of APPPC: country report.
References
* Durka, A.; Burns, T.; Zhang, S.; Hull, R. (1996) Journal of General Virology 77 (8), 1975-1983.
------- RTSV.

* Fan Zai Feng; Dahal, G.; Dagupta, I.; Hay, J.; Hull, R. (1996) Journal of General Virology 77 (5), 847-854.
------- RTBV.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Bangladesh Present, widespread view...
China Fujian Present, no details view...
China Guangdong Present, no details view...
China Hainan Present, no details view...
China Hunan Present, no details view...
China Jiangxi Present, no details view...
China Shandong Present, no details view...
China Hubei Present, no details view...
China Present, no details view...
Myanmar Present, no details view...
Nepal Present, no details view...
Pakistan Present, restricted distribution view...