EPPO Global Database

Xanthomonas vesicatoria(XANTVE)

Distribution details in Serbia

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1998: Present, widespread
First recorded in: 1957
From CABI Disease map 269 (1987): Present, no details
EPPO Reporting Service (2001/092) : first seen in 1957. A recent survey (2000) showed presence on tomato fruits in a single field, but occurrence on capsicum at many sites through the country.

On the basis of currently available information, the pathogen may be X. vesicatoria, or X. euvesicatoria, or both.
* Obradović, A.; Mavridis, A.; Rudolph, K.; Arsenijević, M. (2000) Bacterial spot of capsicum and tomato in Yugoslavia. Bulletin OEPP/EPPO Bulletin, 30(4), 333-336.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Bulgaria Present, restricted distribution view...
Hungary Present, restricted distribution view...
Romania Present, widespread view...