Pepper mild mottle tobamovirus

Publication Date
Fri, 14 Dec 2007, 00:00
Last Updated
Dec. 13, 2007, 9:01 a.m.
Report Number
ZAF-02/2
Country
South Africa
Pest Id
Pepper mild mottle virus - (PMMOV0)
Report Status
Final
Hosts
Pepperdew (Capsicum spp)
Pest Status
  • Present: only in some areas
Geographical Distribution
South Africa In certain locations in the Limpopo and Mpumalanga Provinces.
Summary

A survey was done and the virus was detected during laboratory tests on plant material showing visual symptoms. A PRA is currently in progress to the determine the Regulated Non-Quarantine Pest status of the pepper mild mottle tobamovirus in South Africa.

Danger
Spread to other hosts such as Capsicum varieties, Lycopersicon, Nicotiana spp.
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