EPPO Global Database

Tomato spotted wilt virus(TSWV00)

Distribution details in Portugal

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2018: Present, no details
First recorded in: 1991
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present (2018-03)
From CABI Disease map 008 (1999): Present, restricted distribution
EPPO Reporting Service (1992/04) : the Portuguese plant protection service had found the virus on glasshouse plants at two locations in the Algarve. It is taking measures to eradicate the disease.

EPPO Reporting Service (1993/138) : increasing in importance in horticultural crops. Found on 22 species in 12 families. Most frequent in lettucce, capsicum and tomato; damaging to hydrangea.

EPPO Reporting Service (1994/206) : well established in NW Portugal.

From NPPO (2018): also found in region Centro.
* Brunt AA, Crabtree K, Dallwitz MJ, Gibbs AJ, Watson L (1996) Viruses of plants, 1312-1313. CAB International, Wallingford, UK.

* Louro D (1991) Occurrence and identification of tomato spotted wilt virus in Portugal. I CFIME, Barcelona, 127 (abstract).

* Louro D (1993) Tomato spotted wilt virus in ornamental and vegetable crops in Portugal. 6th International Congress of Plant Pathology, Montréal (CA).

* Louro D (1996) Acta Horticulturae No. 431, 99-105.

* NPPO of Portugal (2011-01, 2018-03).

* Pereira AMN, Cortes MI (1994) The complex thrips/tomato spotted wilt virus in the northwest of Portugal. Paper presented at the 9th Congress of the Mediterranean Phytopathological Union.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Spain Islas Canárias Present, no details view...
Spain Islas Baleares Present, restricted distribution view...
Spain Present, restricted distribution view...