EPPO Global Database

Synchytrium endobioticum(SYNCEN)

Distribution details in Ukraine

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, restricted distribution
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, subject to official control (2018-02)
From CABI Disease map 001 (2015): Present, no details
The annual report for 1996 gives the following distribution by province:
- West: Chernovtsy, Ivano-Frankovsk, Khmel'nitskii, L'vov, Rovno, Ternopol, Volyn, Zakarpat'e
- Centre: Cherkassy, Chernigov, Kiev, Kirovograd, Poltava, Sumy, Vinnitsa, Zhitomir
- East: Donetsk, Khar'kov, Lugansk

Potato wart disease is spread over an area of 8307 ha (Zelya, 2009).

From Fedorenko & Pylypenko (2012), an eradication campaign could reduce the infected area from 8 050 ha in 2007 to 2 760 ha in 2011.

EPPO Reporting Service (2014/075) : the total infested area is estimated to be 2942 ha (in 7 oblasts). Under official control.

Zelia et al. (2020): in addition to pathotype (D1), 4 aggressive pathotypes exist: 11 (M1) - Mizhgirrya, 13 (R2) - Rachiv, 18 (Ya) - Yasynya and 22 (B1) - Bystrytsya
* Anon. (1988) Kartofel' i Ovoshchi No. 5, 24.

* Efremenko, T. S. (1982) Zashchita Rastenii No. 1, 40.
------- Distribution of aggressive races confined to Transcarpathian and L'vov regions.

* Fedorenko V, Pylypenko L (2012) Quarantine and invasive species in Ukraine. Progress in Plant Protection 52(4), 1156-1164.

* Hampson, M. C. (1979) Canadian Plant Disease Survey 59 (1), 7-14.

* Mironenko, N. V.; Khyutti, A. V.; Afanasenko, O. S. (2009) Mikologiya i Fitopatologiya 43 (5), 460-469

* NPPO of Ukraine (2014-04, 2018-02).

* Omelyuta, V. P. (1998) Bulletin OEPP/EPPO Bulletin 28 (4), 487-491.

* Zelya AG (2009) Selection of new potato test-assortment for identification of potato wart Synchtrium endobioticum (Schilb.) Perc. Bulletin OEPP/EPPO Bulletin 39(1), p 71.

* Zelia A, Hunchak V, Melnyk A, Andriichuk T, Popesku H, Zadorskyi E (2020) The phytosanitary term of old sources potato wart Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilb.) Perc. in Ukraine . Quarantine and Plant Protection, (4-6), 9-15. https://doi.org/10.36495/2312-0614.2020.4-6.9-15 (in Ukrainian with English summary).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Belarus Present, few occurrences view...
Hungary Absent, pest eradicated view...
Poland Present, few occurrences view...
Romania Present, restricted distribution view...
Russia Present, restricted distribution view...
Russia Northern Russia Present, no details view...
Russia Southern Russia Present, no details view...
Russia Central Russia Present, widespread view...
Slovakia Present, restricted distribution view...