EPPO Global Database

Dothistroma septosporum(SCIRPI)

Distribution details in Italy

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, restricted distribution
From NPPO: Present, restricted distribution
Comments
Common in southern Italy.
References
* Ghelardini L, Aglietti C, Loria F, Cerboneschi M, Gionni A, Goti E, Maresi G, Moricca S, Marchi G (2020) Dothistroma Needle Blight in protected pine forests in Italy. Management of Biological Invasions 11(4): 689–702, https://doi.org/10.3391/mbi.2020.11.4.05
------- causing severe damage in Pinus nigra subsp. laricio in La Sila National Park, Southern Italy and in
Pinus cembra and Pinus mugo forests in Northeastern Italy

* Luisi N, Frisullo S, Sisto D (1989) Funghi parassiti degli aghi del pino nell'Italia meridionale. In: Giornate di studio sulle avversità del Pino (Ravenna, IT, 1989-11-06/07), 51-61.

* Magnani G (1977) Presenza di Dothistroma pini sul Pinus radiata. Cellulosa e Carta 28 (3), 37-42.
------- First record for Italy.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, no details view...
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Slovenia Present, few occurrences view...
Switzerland Present, restricted distribution view...