EPPO Global Database

Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. vesicatoria(XANTAV)

Distribution details in Italy

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1992: Present, widespread
From CABI Disease map 269 (1987): Present, no details
EPPO Reporting Service (2000/077) : a few cases reported in 1999 in Lombardia, Umbria and Sardegna. Infected plants were destroyed.

On the basis of currently available information, the pathogen may be X. vesicatoria, or X. euvesicatoria, or both.
* Anonymous (1999) Bilancio Fitosanitario delle'anno 1999. Informatore Fitopatologico, no 1-2, 5-32 and no 3, 5-38.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Austria Present, restricted distribution view...
Slovenia Present, restricted distribution view...