EPPO Global Database

Lecanosticta acicola(SCIRAC)

Distribution details in Latvia

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2013: Present, few occurrences
First recorded in: 2012
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, only one outbreak (2013-04)
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2012/168) : detected in a single Pinus pumila tree in the National Botanical Garden in Salaspils near Riga, under eradication.

still recovered in 2016 from P. mugo at the National Botanical Garden, Salaspils.
References
* 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

* NPPO of Latvia (2012-08, 2013-04).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Estonia Present, restricted distribution view...
Lithuania Present, restricted distribution view...
Russia Far East Absent, unreliable record view...
Russia Southern Russia Present, few occurrences view...
Russia Present, few occurrences view...