Detection of Hemileia wrightiae in the Northern Territory

 
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Publication Date
Tue, 30 Jun 2015, 08:12
Last Updated
June 30, 2015, 8:12 a.m.
Report Number
AUS-41/1
Country
Australia
Pest Id
Hemileia wrightiae - (HEMIWR)
Report Status
Final
Hosts
Wrightia pubescens
Pest Status
  • Present: only in some areas
Geographical Distribution
Northern Territory
Summary

The fungus has previously been found in Indonesia, Philippines, Taiwan, China and India. The fungus has apparently been present in the Northern Territory since 2001, but was misidentified. Wrightia pubescens occurs in the Northern Territory, Western Australia and Queensland.

Danger
Its economic impact is unknown
Contact for info
Chief Plant Protection Officer Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry GPO Box 858 Canberra ACT 2601 Australia ippc.contactpoint@daff.gov.au
Issue keywords
Pest status:Present/Presence
Commodity keywords

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