EPPO Global Database

Xanthomonas citri subsp. citri(XANTCI)

Distribution details in United States of America (Louisiana)

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2016: Present, few occurrences
Eradication in: 1947
Comments
Found in the past in Louisiana and eradicated in 1947.

EPPO Reporting Service (2013/171) : detected in 3 citrus trees in the City Park of New Orleans, under official control.

Then found in other parishes.
References
* IPPC website. Official Pest Reports – USA. Detection of citrus canker (Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. citri) in Louisiana (2013-07-01). https://www.ippc.int/index.php

* NAPPO Phytosanitary Pest Alert System. Official Pest Reports.
- USA (2016-07-15) Citrus Canker (Xanthomonas spp.) - APHIS adds St. Bernard Parish and Portions of Jefferson, Plaquemines, St. Charles, and Lafourche Parishes in Louisiana to the domestic citrus canker quarantine. http://www.pestalert.org/oprDetail.cfm?oprID=669
- USA (2014-02-14) Citrus Canker (Xanthomonas spp.) quarantine established in Louisiana. http://www.pestalert.org/oprDetail.cfm?oprID=576
- USA (2013-07-01) Detection of citrus canker (Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. citri) in Louisiana. http://www.pestalert.org/oprDetail_print.cfm?oprid=550
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Mexico Absent, confirmed by survey view...