Occurrence of Citrus Greening (Huanglongbing) in Barbados

Publication Date
Mon, 03 Feb 2014, 00:00
Last Updated
March 6, 2017, 3:19 p.m.
Report Number
BRB-06/4
Country
Barbados
Pest Id
Liberibacter - (1LIBEG)
Report Status
Final
Hosts
Species of the Rutaceae family particularly Citrus spp.
Pest Status
  • Unknown
Geographical Distribution
The organism is present throughout the island.
Summary

The causal agent of Citrus greening (C. Liberibacter spp. ) was identified to be present on samples submitted to The Post Entry Quarantine Faclity, Boodles Research Station in Jamaica and confirmed through the CABI diagnostic service in association with FERA UK.

Danger
Reduction in yields and death of citrus plants.
Contact for info
Michael [email protected], [email protected] Ian [email protected], [email protected]
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