EPPO Global Database

Xanthomonas citri pv. citri(XANTCI)

Distribution details in Tanzania

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1997: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 1991
From CABI Disease map 011 (2006): Present, restricted distribution
EPPO Reporting Service (97/015): found in Zanzibar on lime in 1991, and subsequently on sweet orange and lime in 1992.
* Daily News (Daar es Salaam), 1994-09-01. Personal communication from Dr R. Black, Natural Resources Institute, Chatham Maritime, UK.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Kenya Absent, confirmed by survey view...
Mozambique Absent, pest no longer present view...