EPPO Global Database

Lecanosticta acicola(SCIRAC)

Distribution details in Ireland

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2018: Present, few occurrences
EPPO Reporting Service (2019/040) : detected in 2 samples which had been collected from the JF Kennedy Memorial Park and Arboretum (county of Wexford) on P. sylvestris and P. mugo.
* Mullett MS, Adamson K, Bragança H, Bulgakov TS, Georgieva M, Henriques J, Jürisoo L, Laas M, Drenkhan R (2018) New country and regional records of the pine needle blight pathogens Lecanosticta acicola, Dothistroma septosporum and Dothistroma pini. Forest Pathology 48. e12440. https://doi.org/10.1111/efp.12440