EPPO Global Database

Xylella fastidiosa(XYLEFA)

Distribution details in Portugal

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2019: Transient, under eradication
First recorded in: 2018
Pest status declared by NPPO: Transient, under eradication (2019-03)
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2019/017) : Xylella fastidiosa subsp. multiplex was first found in December 2018 on lavender plants (in a zoo garden) in the municipality of Vila Nova de Gaia (near Porto). Under eradication.
References
* NPPO of Portugal (2019-01, 2019-03).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Spain Islas Baleares Present, restricted distribution view...
Spain Transient, under eradication view...