Proper pest detection and pest identification are crucial for the appropriate application of phytosanitary measures. In particular, NPPO’s need proper diagnostic procedures for determination of pest status and pest reporting. The IPPC’s Technical Panel on Diagnostic Protocols (TPDP) develops diagnostic protocols (DPs) within the framework of ISPM 27:2006 and develops guidance on related issues.
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IPPC Adopted Diagnostic protocols