EPPO Global Database

Xylella fastidiosa(XYLEFA)

Distribution details in Israel

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2019: Present, few occurrences
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present: in one area only, under containment (2019-06)
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2019/121) : detected for the first time in 2019 in symptomatic almond trees in 3 adjacent commercial orchards in the Hula Valley (Northeastern part). Laboratory analysis confirmed the presence of X. fastidiosa subsp. fastidiosa. Under containment.
References
* NPPO of Israel (2019-06).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Lebanon Absent, invalid record view...