EPPO Global Database

Xiphinema rivesi(XIPHRI)

Distribution details in Slovenia

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2012: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2002
From CABI Disease map 940 (2004): Present, restricted distribution
EPPO Reporting Service (2003/036) : found in a limited area near Nova Gorica.

EPPO Reporting Service (2008/085) : Slovenian populations of X. rivesi were experimentally shown to be able to transmit Tobacco ringspot virus and Tomato ringspot virus.
* Peneva VK, Urek G, Lazarova S, Širca S, Knapič M, Elshishka M, Brown DJF (2012) Longidoridae and nepoviruses in Bulgaria and Slovenia. Helminthologia 49(1), 49-56.

* Širca S, Geric Stare B, Mavric Plesko I, Viscek Marn M, Urek G, Javornik B (2007) Xiphinema rivesi from Slovenia transmit Tobacco ringspot virus and Tomato ringspot virus to cucumber bait plants. Plant Disease 91(6), p 770.

* Urek G, Sirca S, Kox L, Karssen G (2003) First report of the dagger nematode Xiphinema rivesi, a member of the X. americanum group, from Slovenia. Plant disease 87(1), 100.
------- First record.

* Urek G, Širca S, Karssen G (2005) Morphometrics of Xiphinema rivesi Dalmasso, 1969 (Nematoda: Dorylaimida) from Slovenia. Russian Journal of Nematology 13(1), 13-17.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Italy Present, widespread view...