EPPO Global Database

Synchytrium endobioticum(SYNCEN)

Distribution details in Belgium

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2016: Absent, confirmed by survey
Pest status declared by NPPO: Absent, pest no longer present and confirmed by survey (2016-12)
From CABI Disease map 001 (2015): Absent, pest no longer present
Official surveys have been carried out in Belgium during the last two decades and S. endobioticum has never been detected. In addition, surveys have been intensified since 2012 in the region neighboring the Netherlands where an outbreak was detected in 2011.
* NPPO of Belgium (2007-09, 2014-10, 2015-12, 2016-12).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
France Absent, pest eradicated view...
Germany Present, restricted distribution view...
Luxembourg Present, restricted distribution view...
Netherlands Present, few occurrences view...