EPPO Global Database

Sweet potato feathery mottle virus(SPFMV0)

Distribution details in Israel

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Absent, pest no longer present
Pest status declared by NPPO: Absent (2011-06)
From CABI Disease map 892 (2003): Present, no details
Comments
The NPPO officially declared that the virus is absent from Israel (without further details). The EPPO Secretariat has interpreted it as 'no longer present'.
References
* Cohen, J.; Loebenstein, G.; Spiegel, S. (1988) Plant Disease 72 (7), 583-585.

* Loebenstein, G.; Harpaz, I. (1960) Phytopathology 60, 100-104.

* Milgram, M.; Cohen, J.; Loebenstein, G. (1996) Phytoparasitica 24 (3), 189-193.

* NPPO of Israel (2011-06).