EPPO Global Database

Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae(XANTOR)

Distribution details in Uganda

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2014: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2013
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2015/057) : first found in 2013 in several rice fields (Butaleja, Iganga and Namutumba districts).
References
* Afolabi O, Milan B, Poulin I, Ongom J, Szurek B, Koebnik R, Silue D (2014) First report of Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae causing bacterial leaf streak of rice in Uganda. Plant Disease 98(11), p 1579.