Dano foliar del Pino

Photo: Rodrigo Ahumada,   Bioforest SA, Chile

Photo: Rodrigo Ahumada, Bioforest SA, Chile

  • Fungal pathogen that affects the needles of Radiata pine
  • Infection causes needles to die, causing the crown to become grey red in colour
  • Sever infections can kill young (1-2 year old) trees

High priority pest of: Plantation forestry

Scientific name: Phytophthora pinifolia
EPPRD Category:
Life Form: Fungus

Pest Documents

FS: fact sheet

CP: contingency plan

DP: diagnostic protocol