EPPO Global Database

Tomato mottle mosaic virus(TOMMV0)

Distribution details in China

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, few occurrences
First recorded in: 2013
Symptoms were first observed on pepper plants (Capsicum annuum) in several greenhouses of Lhasa (Tibet autonomous region) in August 2013. The virus was detected in symptomatic tomato samples from Lhasa as well as from symptomatic samples of C. frutescens collected from Yunnan.

Also found in tomato crops in Hainan.
* Che HY, Cao XR (2018) First report of Tomato mottle mosaic virus in tomato crops in China. Plant Disease 102(10), p 2051.
------- On tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) in Hainan.

* Li YY, Wang CL, Xiang D, Li RH, Liu Y, Li F (2014) First report of Tomato mottle mosaic virus infection of pepper in China. Plant Disease 98(10), p 1447.
------- On Capsicum annuum near Lhasa (Tibet autonomous region) and C. frutescens samples from Yunnan.

* Li YY, Zhou WP, Lu SQ, Chen DR, Dai JH, Guo QY, Liu Y, Ta, GL (2020) Occurrence and biological characteristics of tomato mottle mosaic virus on solanaceae crops in China. Scientia Agricultura Sinica 53(3), 539-550.