Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Datasheet

Central African Republic

Toolbox

Datasheet

Central African Republic

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 09 February 2017
  • Central African Republic
  • General data
  • Region: Central Africa
  • Area (km2): 623,000
  • Climates: Tropical
  • Capital: Bangui
  • Selected Statistics, World Bank (2007)
  • Population, total: 4,343,405
  • GNI per capita, Atlas method: US$370
  • GNI, Atlas method: US$1,608,131,584
  • GDP: US$1,712,110,720
  • Agriculture, value added: US$871,572,608

Don't need the entire report?

Generate a print friendly version containing only the sections you need.

Generate report

List of Species

Top of page

The table lists the species recorded in the Compendium for this region (from the full species datasheets). It includes species that are invasive in this region, those for which there is no data on invasive status, and also species that are not invasive in the region but are reported as invasive elsewhere. This summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the distribution record. For further information, please follow the link to the datasheet.

DomainKingdomPhylumSpeciesDistributionOriginInvasiveReferences
BacteriaActinobacteria [phylum]Dermatophilus congolensis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaActinobacteria [phylum]Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaActinobacteria [phylum]Mycobacterium bovis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaFirmicutesBacillus anthracis No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaFirmicutesMycoplasma capricolum subsp. capripneumoniae Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaFirmicutesMycoplasma gallisepticum No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaFirmicutesMycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony (SC) type Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaBrucella ovis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaBrucella suis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaBurkholderia pseudomallei Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaCampylobacter fetus subsp. venerealis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriacitrus huanglongbing (greening) disease (citrus greening) Present EPPO, 2019; Aubert et al., 1988.
BacteriaProteobacteriaCoxiella burnetii Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaEhrlichia ruminantium No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaFrancisella tularensis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaLiberibacter africanus (African greening) Present CABI/EPPO, 1998; EPPO, 2014.
BacteriaProteobacteriaSalmonella Abortusequi Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaSalmonella abortusovis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaSalmonella gallinarum Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaSalmonella pullorum Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaTaylorella equigenitalis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaXanthomonas axonopodis pv. manihotis (cassava bacterial blight) Present Daniel et al., 1981; Bradbury, 1986; IMI, 1993; EPPO, 2014.
BacteriaProteobacteriaXanthomonas axonopodis pv. phaseoli (bean blight) Present Bradbury, 1986; CABI/EPPO, 2007; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaGibberella xylarioides (coffee wilt) Present Guillemat, 1946; Saccas, 1956; CABI/EPPO, 2005; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaGuignardia citricarpa (citrus black spot) Absent, confirmed by survey EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaMycosphaerella fijiensis (black Sigatoka) Present Carlier et al., 2003a; CABI/EPPO, 2011; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaPseudocercospora angolensis (leaf spot of Citrus spp.) Present EPPO, 2014; Brun, 1972; Seif and Hillocks, 1993.
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaPhellinus noxius (brown tea root disease) Present CABI and EPPO, 1997.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAmblyomma variegatum (tropical bont tick) Present CAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAphis gossypii (cotton aphid) Present UK CAB International, 1968.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAphis spiraecola (Spirea aphid) Present Introduced YesCABI/EPPO, 2001.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaBactrocera dorsalis (Oriental fruit fly) Present Introduced CABI/EPPO, 2008; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaBemisia tabaci (tobacco whitefly) Present CABI/EPPO, 1998; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaBrevipalpus phoenicis (false spider mite) Present CABI/EPPO, 2013.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCeratitis cosyra (mango fruit fly) Restricted distribution de Meyer, 1998; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCochliomyia hominivorax (New World screwworm) Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCoptotermes sjostedti Present Native Becker, 1975.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCulex quinquefasciatus (southern house mosquito) Localised Subra, 1981.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaHelicoverpa armigera (cotton bollworm) Present IIE, 1993; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaHypothenemus hampei (coffee berry borer) Present Le Pelley(1968); CABI/EPPO, 2005; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaMaconellicoccus hirsutus (pink hibiscus mealybug) Present Introduced Williams, 1986; EPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2015.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaMonomorium pharaonis (pharaoh ant) Present ISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaMononychellus tanajoa (cassava green mite) Present Steiner, 1991.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaMyzus persicae (green peach aphid) Present Remaudiere and Autrique, 1985; Millar, 1994.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaParatrechina longicornis (crazy ant) Present ISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPectinophora gossypiella (pink bollworm) Present IIE, 1990; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPhenacoccus manihoti (cassava mealybug) Present Introduced YesNeuenschwander and Herren, 1988; Herren and Neuenschwander, 1991; Zeddies et al., 2001; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPolyphagotarsonemus latus (broad mite) Present CIE, 1986.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaSitophilus oryzae (lesser grain weevil) Present CAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaSitophilus zeamais (greater grain weevil) Present Champ and Dyte, 1976.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaSpodoptera frugiperda (fall armyworm) Present Introduced YesFAO, 2018a; EPPO, 2018.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaSpodoptera littoralis (cotton leafworm) Present CIE, 1967; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaSternochetus mangiferae (mango seed weevil) Present EPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2015.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaStictococcus vayssierei (cassava brown root scale) Present CABI/EPPO, 2015.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaThaumatotibia leucotreta (false codling moth) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaToxoptera citricida (black citrus aphid) Present CABI/EPPO, 1998; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaTrialeurodes ricini (castor bean whitefly) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaXylosandrus compactus (shot-hole borer) Present Introduced YesCABI/EPPO and, 1997; EPPO, 2013.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaZaprionus tuberculatus Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataAlopochen aegyptiaca (Egyptian goose) Present Native BirdLife International, 2009.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataAstatoreochromis alluaudi (Alluaud's haplo) Introduced Welcomme, 1988.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataBos taurus (cattle) Present CAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataCamelus dromedarius (dromedary camel) Present
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataClarias gariepinus Present Native NoTeugels, 1986.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataCyprinus carpio (common carp) Present Introduced NoWelcomme, 1988.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataGambusia holbrooki (eastern mosquitofish) Present Introduced YesFroese and Pauly, 2008.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataHeterotis niloticus (African bonytongue) Present Introduced Froese and Pauly, 2012.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataLates niloticus (Nile perch) Present Native NoISSG, 2009.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataOreochromis niloticus (Nile tilapia) Present Introduced Froese and Pauly, 2004; Welcomme, 1988.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataQuelea quelea (weaver bird) Widespread Native YesCraig, 2004.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataThreskiornis aethiopicus (sacred ibis) Present Native Hoyo et al., 1992.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataTilapia zillii (redbelly tilapia) Present Native NoTeugels and Thys, 2003; Froese and Pauly, 2004.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataTyto alba (Barn owl) Present Native NoBruce, 1999.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataVaranus niloticus (Nile monitor) Present Native NoBayless, 2002; Spawls et al., 2002.
EukaryotaMetazoaMolluscaAchatina fulica (giant African land snail) Present Mbétid-Bessane, 2006.
EukaryotaMetazoaNematodaAphelenchoides besseyi (rice leaf nematode) Present Barat et al., 1969; CABI/EPPO, 2000; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaNematodaRadopholus similis (burrowing nematode) Present CABI/EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaNematodaTrichinella Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaMetazoaNematodaTylenchulus semipenetrans (citrus root nematode) Widespread Luc et al., 1964; CABI/EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaPlatyhelminthesEchinococcus No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaMetazoaPlatyhelminthesTaenia solium Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaPlanctomycetes [kingdom]Chlamydophila abortus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaePteridophytaAzolla pinnata (mosquito fern) Restricted distribution Native Dyer et al., 1963.
EukaryotaPlantaePteridophytaChristella dentata (soft fern) Present Native NoGBIF, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAcacia crassicarpa (northern wattle) Present
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAcacia hockii Present Native ILDIS, 2013; Missouri Botanical Garden, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAchyranthes aspera (devil's horsewhip) Restricted distribution Holm et al., 1979.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAcmella uliginosa (marsh para cress) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAgeratum conyzoides (billy goat weed) Present Introduced Missouri Botanical Garden, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaArthraxon hispidus (small carpetgrass) Present Native GBIF, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAzadirachta indica (neem tree) Present Introduced World Agroforestry Centre, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBalanites aegyptiaca (simple-thorned torchwood) Present Native Govaerts, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBauhinia tomentosa (yellow bauhinia) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBixa orellana (annatto) Present Introduced Hassler, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCaesalpinia pulcherrima (peacock flower) Present Introduced ILDIS, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCaladium bicolor (heart of Jesus) Present Introduced Govaerts, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCalotropis procera (apple of sodom) Present
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCardiospermum grandiflorum (balloon vine) Present EPPO, 2014; USDA-ARS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCasuarina equisetifolia (casuarina) Present Introduced World Agroforestry Centre, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaChloris virgata (feather finger grass) Present Introduced Clayton et al., 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaChromolaena odorata (Siam weed) Present Introduced YesGautier, 1992b.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCitrus aurantiifolia (lime) FAO, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCitrus aurantium (sour orange) FAO, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCleome rutidosperma (fringed spiderflower) Present Native Berhaut, 1974.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaClitoria ternatea (butterfly-pea) Present Native ILDIS, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCoccinia grandis (scarlet-fruited ivy gourd) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCocos nucifera (coconut) Present Introduced Govaerts et al., 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaColocasia esculenta (taro) Present Introduced Govaerts, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCrocosmia aurea Present Datamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCrocosmia x crocosmiiflora (montbretia) Present Introduced Govaerts and Barker, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyanthillium cinereum (little ironweed) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCynodon dactylon (Bermuda grass) Present Native Clayton et al., 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyperus difformis (small-flowered nutsedge) Present Native Govaerts, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyperus esculentus (yellow nutsedge) Present Govaerts, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyperus imbricatus (shingle flatsedge) Present Native Govaerts, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyperus papyrus (papyrus) Present Native Rooney, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyperus rotundus (purple nutsedge) Present Native Govaerts, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDactyloctenium aegyptium (crowfoot grass) Present Native Clayton et al., 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDalbergia melanoxylon (African blackwood) Present
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDichrostachys cinerea (sickle bush) Present Introduced World Agroforestry Centre, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDigitaria ciliaris (southern crabgrass) Present Native Clayton et al., 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDioscorea alata (white yam) Present Introduced Govaerts, 2013; FAO, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDioscorea bulbifera (air potato) Present Native Govaerts, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDrymaria cordata (tropical chickweed) Present Introduced USDA-ARS, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEchinochloa colona (junglerice) Present Clayton et al., 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEichhornia crassipes (water hyacinth) Restricted distribution Introduced Gopal, 1987.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaElaeis guineensis (African oil palm) Present FAO, 2009.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEntada gigas Present
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEragrostis atrovirens (thalia lovegrass) Present Native Clayton et al., 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEragrostis japonica (pond lovegrass) Present Native Clayton et al., 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaFicus benghalensis (banyan) Present Introduced PROTA, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaFlemingia macrophylla (large leaf flemingia) Present Introduced Orwa et al., 2009.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaGliricidia sepium (gliricidia ) Present Introduced
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaHevea brasiliensis (rubber) Present FAO, 2009.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaHyparrhenia rufa (Jaragua grass) Present Native Clayton et al., 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIndigofera hirsuta (hairy indigo) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIndigofera spicata (creeping indigo) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIndigofera tinctoria (true indigo) Present Native Bisby et al., 1994; USDA-ARS, 2013; ILDIS, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIpomoea ochracea (fence morning-glory) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaJasminum dichotomum (Gold Coast jasmine) Present Datamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaJatropha curcas (jatropha) Present Introduced Govaerts, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaKyllinga polyphylla (navua sedge) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLawsonia inermis (Egyptian privet) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2017; Orwa et al., 2009.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLemna perpusilla (duckweed) Present USDA-ARS, 2009.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLeucaena diversifolia Present Introduced World Agroforestry Centre, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLeucaena leucocephala (leucaena) Present Introduced ISSG, 2010.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLudwigia hyssopifolia (water primrose) Present Native NoUSDA-ARS, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMangifera indica (mango) Present Introduced PROTA, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMegathyrsus maximus (Guinea grass) Present Native Clayton et al., 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMimosa pigra (giant sensitive plant) Present Introduced Leavold et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMucuna pruriens (velvet bean) Present Native ILDIS, 2014; USDA-ARS, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaNelsonia canescens (blue pussyleaf) Present Native Vollesen, 1994.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaOryza barthii Present Native GBIF, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaOryza punctata (wild rice) Present Faluyi and Nwokeocha, 1993.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPanicum repens (torpedo grass) Present Native NoHolm et al., 1979.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPaspalum paniculatum (Russell River grass) Present Introduced Clayton et al., 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPennisetum polystachion (mission grass) Present Missouri Botanical Garden, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPennisetum purpureum (elephant grass) Present Native Clayton et al., 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPhysalis angulata (cutleaf groundcherry) Present Introduced NoMairura, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPimenta dioica (allspice) Present FAO, 2009.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPistia stratiotes (water lettuce) Present USDA-ARS, 2009.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPortulaca quadrifida (chickenweed) Present Native GBIF, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPsidium guajava (guava) Present Introduced Govaerts, 2013; FAO, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRauvolfia caffra (quinine tree ) Present Native Govaerts, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRhamphicarpa fistulosa Present Hansen, 1975; USDA-ARS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRicinus communis (castor bean) Present Introduced Govaerts, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRottboellia cochinchinensis (itch grass) Present Native GBIF, 2008; Clayton et al., 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSacciolepis indica (glen woodgrass) Present Introduced Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSamanea saman (rain tree) Present Introduced
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSansevieria trifasciata (mother-in-law’s tongue) Present Native Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna alata (candle bush) Present Introduced Royal Museum for Central Africa, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna hirsuta (hairy senna) Present Introduced ILDIS, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna occidentalis (coffee senna) Present Introduced ILDIS, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna spectabilis (whitebark senna) Present Introduced ILDIS, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSesbania sesban (sesban) Present
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSolanum viarum (tropical soda apple) Present Introduced Missouri Botanical Garden, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSpathodea campanulata (African tulip tree) Present Native Govaerts, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSporobolus pyramidalis (giant rat’s tail grass) Present NoeMonocot, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaStriga asiatica (witch weed) Present Native Mohamed et al., 2001; USDA-ARS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaStriga aspera (witchweed) Present M'Boob, 1994.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaStriga gesnerioides (cowpea witchweed) Present GRIN, 2000.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaStriga hermonthica (witchweed) Present M'Boob, 1994; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSyzygium jambos (rose apple) Present Introduced Govaerts, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTecoma capensis (Cape honeysuckle) Present Native Ulloa, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTithonia diversifolia (Tithonia) Present Introduced USDA-ARS, 2018.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTrachypogon spicatus (spiked crinkleawn) Present Native Clayton et al., 2017.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaUrena lobata (caesar weed) Present USDA-ARS, 2012.
EukaryotaProtistaProtozoaBabesia Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaProtistaProtozoaMikrocystos mackini Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaProtistaProtozoaToxoplasma gondii No information available
EukaryotaProtistaProtozoaTritrichomonas foetus No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaProtistaProtozoaTrypanosoma congolense Present CAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001.
EukaryotaProtistaProtozoaTrypanosoma equiperdum Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaProtistaProtozoaTrypanosoma evansi Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaProtistaProtozoaTrypanosoma vivax Present CAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001.
VirusAfrican cassava mosaic virus (African cassava mosaic) Widespread EPPO, 2014.
VirusAfrican horse sickness virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusAfrican swine fever virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusalcelaphine herpesvirus 1 Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusArterivirus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusavian infectious bronchitis virus Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusBanana bunchy top virus (bunchy top of banana) Present YesThomas et al., 1994; Diekmann and Putter, 1996; CABI/EPPO, 2013; EPPO, 2014.
Virusbluetongue virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusbovine herpesvirus 1 Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusbovine leukemia virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusbovine viral diarrhea virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Viruscaprine arthritis encephalitis virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusCassava mosaic disease (African cassava mosaic) Widespread CABI/EPPO, 1998.
Virusclassical swine fever virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusCrimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus Present CAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001.
Virusduck hepatitis A virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusEast African cassava mosaic virus Present Introduced YesZinga et al., 2012.
Virusequine arteritis virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusequine infectious anaemia virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusequine influenzavirus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusfoot-and-mouth disease virus Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusfowlpox virus No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusGallid herpesvirus 2 Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusinfectious bursal disease virus Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusinfectious haematopoietic necrosis virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusinfluenza A virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusJapanese encephalitis virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Viruslumpy skin disease virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusMaize streak virus (streak disease of maize) Present CABI and EPPO, 1997; EPPO, 2014.
Virusmyxoma virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusNairobi sheep disease virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusNewcastle disease virus Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Viruspeste des petits ruminants virus Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusrabbit hemorrhagic disease virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusrabies virus Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusRice yellow mottle virus Present Longué et al., 2014; EPPO, 2014.
VirusRift Valley fever virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusrinderpest virus Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusspring viraemia of carp virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusSuid herpesvirus 1 Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusswine vesicular disease virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusTaura syndrome virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusVenezuelan equine encephalitis virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusvesicular stomatitis virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusviral hemorrhagic septicemia virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusvisna/maedi virus Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusWest Nile virus Present CAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001.

List of Species CSV Output

Top of page

Generate a spreadsheet of the List of Species which also includes records from basic datasheets.

Basic datasheets include data mined from various sources (including the CAB Abstracts database and selected invasive species databases). Further confirmation of distribution status should be sought before use.

Download CSV file

List of Animal Diseases

Top of page

The table lists the animal diseases recorded in the Compendium for this region (from the full disease datasheets). For further information, please follow the link to the datasheet.

DiseaseDistributionOriginInvasiveReferences
actinomycosis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
African horse sickness Disease not reported OIE, 2012.
African swine fever Last reported OIE, 2012.
anaplasmosis Reported present or known to be present OIE, 2012.
anthrax Present OIE, 2012; FAO Animal Health Yearbook(1971); OIE Handistatus, 2005.
atrophic rhinitis of swine Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Aujeszky's disease Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
avian chlamydiosis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
avian encephalomyelitis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
avian infectious bronchitis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
avian influenza Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
avian leukosis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
avian mycoplasmosis (Mycoplasma gallisepticum) No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
avian tuberculosis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
babesiosis Reported present or known to be present OIE, 2012.
blackleg Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
bluetongue Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Bonamia roughleyi (Australian winter disease) of oysters Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Borrelia anserina infections Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
botulism Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
bovine anaplasmosis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
bovine ephemeral fever Present FAO, et al., 1970.
bovine genital campylobacteriosis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
bovine herpesvirus 1 infections Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
bovine spongiform encephalopathy Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
bovine tuberculosis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
bovine venereal trichomonosis No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
bovine viral diarrhoea Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
brucellosis (Brucella abortus) Present OIE, 2012.
brucellosis (Brucella melitensis) Disease not reported OIE, 2012.
brucellosis (Brucella suis) Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Burkholderia pseudomallei infections Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
caprine arthritis encephalitis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
caseous lymphadenitis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
classical swine fever Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Clostridium perfringens enteritis and enterotoxaemia Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
coccidiosis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
contagious agalactia Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
contagious bovine pleuropneumonia Present OIE, 2012; Masiga et al., 1998; Kané, 2000.
contagious caprine pleuropneumonia Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
contagious ecthyma No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
contagious equine metritis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
contagious ophthalmia Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
cryptosporidiosis in livestock and poultry Present Yassibanda et al., 2002.
Denman island disease Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
dermatophilosis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
dourine Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
duck viral enteritis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
duck virus hepatitis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Echinococcus No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
enzootic abortion of ewes Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
enzootic bovine leukosis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
epizootic haematopoietic necrosis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
epizootic lymphangitis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
equine coital exanthema Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
equine infectious anaemia Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
equine influenza Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
equine piroplasmosis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
equine rhinopneumonitis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
equine viral arteritis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
foot-and-mouth disease in pigs Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
foot-and-mouth disease in ruminants Present OIE, 2012; Kitching, 1998.
fowl cholera No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
fowl typhoid Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
fowlpox No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Fusobacterium necrophorum infections Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
glanders Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
haemorrhagic septicaemia Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
haplosporidiosis of pacific oysters Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
heartwater No information available Camus et al., 1996; OIE Handistatus, 2005.
horse pox Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
infectious bursal disease Reported present or known to be present OIE, 2012.
infectious coryza No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
infectious haematopoietic necrosis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
infectious laryngotracheitis No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Japanese encephalitis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
leishmaniosis Disease not reported OIE, 2012.
leptospirosis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
listeriosis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
lumpy skin disease Disease not reported OIE, 2012.
malignant catarrhal fever Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Marek's disease Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
myxomatosis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Nairobi sheep disease Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Newcastle disease Present OIE, 2012.
Oncorhynchus masou virus disease Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
paratuberculosis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
peste des petits ruminants Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
porcine enterovirus infections Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
pullorum disease Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
pulmonary adenomatosis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Q fever Disease not reported Tissot-Dupont et al., 1995; OIE, 2012.
rabbit haemorrhagic disease Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
rabies Present AU-IBAR, 2011.
Rift Valley fever Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
rinderpest Last reported OIE, 2012.
scrapie Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
sheep and goat pox Disease not reported OIE, 2012.
spring viraemia of carp Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
strangles Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
surra Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
swine dysentery Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
swine erysipelas No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
swine vesicular disease Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Taura syndrome Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
theileriosis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
toxoplasmosis No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
transmissible gastroenteritis and porcine respiratory coronovirus infection Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Trichinella Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
trypanosomosis Present OIE, 2012.
tuberculosis Present OIE, 2012.
tularaemia Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Venezuelan equine encephalitis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
vesicular stomatitis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
viral haemorrhagic septicaemia Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
visna/maedi Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
West Nile fever Present Hayes, 1989.
white spot disease Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
yellow head disease Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.

List of Animal Diseases CSV Output

Top of page

Generate a spreadsheet of the List of Animal Diseases which also includes records from basic datasheets.

Basic datasheets include data mined from various sources (including the CAB Abstracts database). Further confirmation of distribution status should be sought before use.

Download CSV file