EPPO Global Database

Dothistroma septosporum(SCIRPI)

Distribution details in Belarus

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2012
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2020/184) : first found in 2012 on young Pinus strobus in the Verhnedvinsk arboretum (Vitebsk region). Confirmed by molecular methods in 2013 on P. sylvestris in Vitebsk region, and subsequently on P. mugo in botanical gardens in Vitebsk and Minsk.
References
* Markovskaja S, Raitelaitytė K, Kačergius A, Kolmakov P, Vasilevich V (2020) Occurrence of Dothistroma needle blight in Lithuania and Belarus: The risk posed to native Scots Pine forests. Forest Pathology, e12626. https://doi.org/10.1111/efp.12626
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Latvia Present, restricted distribution view...
Lithuania Present, few occurrences view...
Poland Present, widespread view...
Ukraine Present, restricted distribution view...