EPPO Global Database

Tomato apical stunt viroid(TASVD0)

Distribution details in Italy

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2014: Transient, under eradication
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2011/116) : detected on symptomless Solanum jasminoides in 1 nursery in Lazio, under eradication.

EPPO Reporting Service (2011/158) : detected on symptomless Solanum jasminoides in 1 production site in Liguria, under eradication.

EPPO Reporting Service (2014/168) : detected on 4 tomato plants g in October 2013, in 1 glasshouse near Imola (Emilia-Romagna region).
References
* Luigi M, Luison D, Tomassoli L, Faggioli F (2011) Natural spread and molecular analysis of pospiviroids infecting ornamentals in Italy. Journal of Plant Pathology 93(2), 491-495.

* NPPO of Italy (2011-01, 2011-04).

* Parella G, Numitone G (2014) First report of Tomato apical stunt viroid in tomato in Italy. Plant Disease 98(8), p 1164.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Absent, pest no longer present view...
France Absent, pest no longer present view...
Slovenia Present, few occurrences view...