EPPO Global Database

Lecanosticta acicola(SCIRAC)

Distribution details in China

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1993: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Disease map 482 (1994): Present, restricted distribution
* Gong XD, Liang ZC (1988) The resistance of slash pine to brown spot needle blight. Journal of South China Agricultural University 9, 54-59.

* Lin ZS, Liang ZC (1988) Scientia Silvae Sinicae 24 (1), 25-47.
------- Thought to have been introduced from the USA on infected Pinus elliottii in the 1970s.

* Li CD, Zhu XQ, Han ZM, Zhang JN, Shen BK, Zhang ZH, Zheng WP, Zou KM, Shi FY (1986) Journal of Nanjing Institute of Forestry No. 2, pp. 11-18.
------- The disease has been severe in SE China since 1978 and is most common in Fujian.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Russia Present, few occurrences view...
Russia Southern Russia Present, few occurrences view...
Russia Far East Absent, unreliable record view...