EPPO Global Database

Tomato apical stunt viroid(TASVD0)

Distribution details in Belgium

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2014: Present, few occurrences
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, on ornamental Solanaceae (2014-05)
Comments
From NPPO (2014): mainly detected in Solanum jasminoides. Few findings on Brugmansia sp. and Lycianthes rantonetti. Plants for planting often originate from other countries. Never detected in tomatoes.
References
* NPPO of Belgium (2014-05).

* Olivier T, Demonty E, Govers J, Belkheir K, Steyer S, Jongen C (2011) First report of a Brugmansia sp. infected by Tomato apical stunt viroid in Belgium. Plant Disease 95(4), p 495.

* Verhoeven JTJ, Jansen CCC, Roenhorst JW, Steyer S, Schwind N, Wassenegger M (2008) First report of Solanum jasminoides infected by Citrus exocortis viroid in Germany and the Netherlands and Tomato apical stunt viroid in Belgium and Germany. Plant Disease 92(6), p 973.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
France Absent, pest no longer present view...
Germany Transient, under eradication view...
Netherlands Present, restricted distribution view...