EPPO Global Database

Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. poinsettiicola(XANTPN)

Distribution details in China (Zhejiang)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2003: Present, no details
From CABI Disease map 1003 (2012): Present, no details
EPPO Reporting Service (2005/043) : bacterial leaf spot observed on poinsettia. Probably due to X. axonopodis pv. poinsettiicola, but data not available for critical identification.

EPPO Reporting Service (2007/117) : possibly not the same pathovar as in India.
* Li B, Xie GL, Swings J (2006) First report of leaf spot caused by Xanthomonas campestris on poinsettia in China. Plant Pathology 55(2), 293.

* Li B, Xie GL, Zhang JZ, Janssens D, Swings J (2006) Identification of the bacterial leaf spot pathogen of poinsettia in China. Journal of Phytopathology 154(11-12), 711-715.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
India Maharashtra Present, no details view...
India Present, no details view...