EPPO Global Database

Striga hermonthica(STRHE)

Distribution details in Nigeria

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2014: Present, widespread
* Ekeleme F, Jibrin JM, Kamara AY, Oluoch M, Samndi AM, Fagge AA (2014) Assessment of the relationship between soil properties, Striga hermonthica infestation and the on-farm yields of maize in the dry Savannas of Nigeria. Crop Protection 66, 90-97.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Benin Present, widespread view...
Cameroon Present, widespread view...
Niger Present, widespread view...