EPPO Global Database

Spongospora subterranea(SPONSU)

Distribution details in Greece (Kriti)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2014: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2013
First observed in February 2013 during potato harvest at the Mallia area of Heraklio.
* Vakalounakis DJ, Doulis AG, Lamprou KK (2014) First report of pwdery scab, caused by Spongospora substerranea f.sp. subterranea on poatoes in Crete, Greece. Plant Disease 98(3), p 425.