EPPO Global Database

Xanthomonas hortorum pv. gardneri(XANTGA)

Distribution details in United States of America (Pennsylvania)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2010: Present, no details
First recorded in: 1995
Since the first occurrence in 1995, X. gardneri reoccurred in Pennsylvania tomato fields in 2011 and consecutively from 2003 to 2009 (Kim et al., 2010).
* Kim SH, Olson TN, Peffer ND, Nikolaeva EV, Park S, Kang S (2010) First report of bacterial spot of tomato caused by Xanthomonas gardneri in Pennsylvania. Plant Disease 94(5), p 638.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
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