Distribution details in Norway
First recorded in: 2009
EPPO Reporting Service (2012/079) : first detected in 2009 in several P. sylvestris stands in the north (Troms county). Also found in the south (Buskerund and Hedmark counties).
* Solheim H, Vuorinen M (2011) First report of Mycosphaerella pini causing red band needle blight on Scots pine in Norway. Plant Disease 95(7), p 875.