EPPO Global Database

Tomato spotted wilt virus(TSWV00)

Distribution details in Malta

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, no details
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present (2011-01)
From CABI Disease map 008 (1999): Present, no details
Comments
FAO consultants' report in 1994.
References
* Brunt, A. A.; Crabtree, K.; Dallwitz, M. J.; Gibbs, A. J.; Watson, L. (1996) Viruses of plants, 1312-1313. CAB International, Wallingford, UK.

* Mifsud D, Watson GW (1999) Introduced sap-feeding insect pests of crop plants in the Maltese Islands. The Central Mediterranean Naturalist 3(1), 29-34.
------- Detected in greenhouses on Dahlia and Gerbera in the North-western parts of Malta (Mgarr and St Pauls' Bay).

* NPPO of Malta (2011-01)