EPPO Global Database

Tomato ringspot virus(TORSV0)

Distribution details in United Kingdom (England)

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, few occurrences
From CABI Disease map 771 (2015): Absent, pest eradicated
Comments
NPPO of the UK (2021-02): present at very low levels, only detected in pelargonium (ornamentals). Nematode vectors (Xiphinema americanum sl) are absent from the UK. This statement was given for the whole UK (without details on the specific situation of England or other areas of the UK).
References
* Defra (2018) Rapid Pest Risk Analysis (PRA) for: Tomato ringspot virus (ToRSV), 24 pp.

* Hollings M, Stone O, Dale W (1972) Tomato ringspot virus in Pelargonium in England. Plant pathology 21, 46-47.

* NPPO of the UK (2005-12, 2021-02).