Carnations from Ecuador were infected with flower thrips

Photo credit: TASS/Sergei Fadeichev

the Administration of the Rosselkhoznadzor for Moscow, Moscow and Tula regions identified flower thrips in carnations from Ecuador. About it informs the official website of the Department.

it is Known that infected plants have been discovered at the warehouse, the “EAST Terminal”. Experts have identified the contamination during the inspection of the slices of plants.

“were identified quarantine for Russia object – Western (Californian) flower thrips”, – reported in a press-Department service.

they said that the infected plants were destroyed, as required by the phytosanitary legislation of the Russian Federation.

“the Presence of a quarantine facility in a viable condition confirmed by laboratory examination conducted by specialists of the Federal state budget institution “all-Russian centre for plant quarantine”, – noted in press service.

Earlier flower thrips found in chrysanthemums from the Netherlands. Infected plants were detected by the Rosselkhoznadzor.

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