EPPO Global Database

Tomato yellow leaf curl virus(TYLCV0)

Distribution details in Iraq

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2013: Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (93/026): distribution list.
References
* Al-Kuwaiti N, Otto B, Collins C, Seal S, Maruthi M (2013) Molecular characterisation and first complete genome sequence of Tomato yellow leaf curl virus (TYLCV) infecting tomato in Iraq. New Disease Reports 27, 17. http://dx.doi.org/10.5197/j.2044-0588.2013.027.017
------- One of the factors that severely limits tomato production in Iraq, as it attacks tomato cultivated in both protected and open fields.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Iran Present, widespread view...
Jordan Present, widespread view...
Kuwait Present, widespread view...
Saudi Arabia Present, no details view...
Turkey Present, restricted distribution view...