EPPO Global Database

Xanthomonas citri pv. citri(XANTCI)

Distribution details in Brazil

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2021: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Disease map 011 (2006): Present, no details
According to one source, Rio Grande do Sul, Sao Paulo, Mato Grosso, Paraná. However, EPPO Reporting Service 512/12 (of 1991-01-06), from NAPPO annual meeting, gives only Minas Gerais and 522/06 of 1992-04 gives Paraná.

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

EPPO Reporting Service (2021/119) : first reported from Rio Grande do Norte.
* Amancio L, Botelho Baia AD, Souza EB, Sales Junior R, Paiva Negreiros AM, Queiroz Balbino V, Siqueira Gama MA (2021) First report of Xanthomonas citri subsp. citri causing citrus canker on lime in Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil. Plant Disease. https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-11-20-2498-PDN

* Canale, F.; Cassanello, M. E. (1985) Fitopatologia 20 (1), 7-11.
------- Strain A.

* Falico de Alcaraz, L. M. (1977) Fitopatologia 12 (1), 6-14.
------- Strain A.

* Jaciani FJ, Ferro JA, Ferro MIT, Vernière C, Pruvost O, Belasque J Jr (2012) Genetic diversity of a Brazilian strain collection of Xanthomonas citri subsp. citri based on the type III effector protein genes. Plant Disease 96(2), 193-203.

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

* 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
Argentina Present, restricted distribution view...
Bolivia Present, no details view...
Colombia Absent, confirmed by survey view...
Paraguay Present, widespread view...
Peru Present, few occurrences view...
Suriname Absent, confirmed by survey view...
Uruguay Present, restricted distribution view...
Venezuela Absent, confirmed by survey view...