EPPO Global Database

Striga gesnerioides(STRGE)

Distribution details in Japan

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Absent, unreliable record
EPPO Reporting Service (2000/002)

In correspondance with CABI (2017), the Japanese Ministry of Agriculture confirmed that Striga gesnerioides does not occur in Japan and that earlier records are unreliable.
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