EPPO Global Database

Watermelon chlorotic stunt virus(WMCSV0)

Distribution details in Sudan

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2014: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 1993
From CABI Disease map 955 (2005): Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2000/159) : severe outbreaks in 1993/1996 in centre and east.
References
* Anon. (2003) Gemini Detective - Watermelon chlorotic stunt virus (WmCSV). University of Arizona, Tucson, USA.

* Kheyr-Pour, A.; Bananej, K.; Dafalla, G. A.; Caciagli, P.; Noris, E.; Ahoonmanesh, A.; Lecoq, H.; Gronenborn, B. (2000) Phytopathology 90 (6), 629-635.

* Mohammed HS, Zicca S, Manglli A, Mohamed ME, El Siddig MA, Tomassoli L, El Hussein AA (2014) Identification and phylogenetic analysis of common pumpkin viruses in Sudan. Journal of Plant Pathology 96(1), 77-94.
------- On Cucurbita maxima.