EPPO Global Database

Xanthomonas citri pv. citri(XANTCI)

Distribution details in Argentina

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1999: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Disease map 011 (2006): Present, no details
From NPPO: Present, restricted distribution
Comments
Only Entre Ríos, Corrientes and Misiones. Absent from Tucuman, Catamarca, Salta and Jujuy. Subject to internal phytosanitary measures.

Since the mid-1980s, X.c. pv. citri strains previously associated with cancrosis B have not been isolated from naturally infected trees.

EPPO Reporting Service (2000/006) : present in provinces of Entre Rios, Misiones, Buenos Aires (north).

EU Commission Decision 98/83 of 8 January 1998 recognizes certain areas in Argentina as free from all strains of Xanthomonas campestris pathogenic to citrus: Catamarca, Jujuy, Salta, Tucuman.
References
* Canteros de Echenique, B. I.; Zagory, D.; Stall, R. E. (1985) Plant Disease 69 (2), 122-123.
------- B strain.

* INTERNET
COSAVE Web site. http://www.cosave.org.py/

* Rossetti, V. (1979) Proceedings of the International Society of Citriculture 3, 918-924.
------- The situation is reviewed.

* Timmer, L. W. (1988, publ. 1989) Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society 101, 6-9.
------- Strain A.

* USDA (1982) Pests not known to occur in the United States or of limited distribution. No. 27. Citrus canker. USDA APHIS-PPQ, Beltsville, USA.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Bolivia Present, no details view...
Brazil Mato Grosso Absent, unreliable record view...
Brazil Santa Catarina Present, no details view...
Brazil Mato Grosso do Sul Present, no details view...
Brazil Rio Grande do Sul Present, no details view...
Brazil Roraima Present, no details view...
Brazil Present, restricted distribution view...
Brazil Sao Paulo Present, no details view...
Brazil Parana Present, no details view...
Brazil Minas Gerais Present, no details view...
Chile Absent, confirmed by survey view...
Paraguay Present, widespread view...
Uruguay Present, restricted distribution view...