Exotic Pest Reporting
Citrus leprosis (CiLV)
Cilevirus Citrus Leprosis Virus
Citrus leprosis (CiLV) (Cilevirus Citrus Leprosis Virus) is a viral pathogen.
Citrus leprosis virus appears to be moving northward from South America, and has been recently detected in Panama. If introduced into Mexico or the U. S. the virus could be vectored by the false spider mite. .
03/08/2018 - NAPPO - Update on the citrus leprosis in Mexico