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South Africa
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  Official name: Republic of South Africa
  WRLFMD code: SAR (KNP sometimes used for Kruger National Park wildlife samples)
  FMD eradicated:  
 

Subsequent outbreaks:

 
  Current status:  
  Useful websites:  
    Serotype Years
FMDV-Untyped: 1780?, 1903 (Cape Town ex. Argentina), 2011
FMDV-O: 2000 (KwaZulu-Natal ex. Far East)
    FMDV-A: 0000
    FMDV-C: 0000
    FMDV-Asia 1: 0000
    FMDV-SAT 1: 1955, 1957-1958, 1961, 1965, 1968, 1971, 1973-1975, 1979-1981, ????, 2000, 2009, 2011-2012
    FMDV-SAT 2: 1951, 1959-1961, 1967-1970, 1974, 1977-1979, 1981, 1983, ????, 2001, 2003-2004, 2008 (buffalo), 2012
FMDV-SAT 3: 1958-1959, 1961, 1979, 1980, ????, 2006, 2015
    Notes: All three SAT types are endemic in the Kruger National Park buffalo population
Recent outbreaks
               
    WRLFMD batch no. Date
Received
Type Virus isolates Topotype Lineage
  WRLFMD/2009/00044 18/09/2009 SAT3 SAR/1/2006
SAR/2/2006
I (SEZ)
I (SEZ)
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  - WRLFMD/2011/00014 08/03/2011 NVD SAR/1/2011
SAR/2/2011
SAR/3/2011
SAR/4/2011
SAR/5/2011
SAR/6/2011
SAR/7/2011
SAR/8/2011
SAR/9/2011
SAR/10/2011
SAR/11/2011
SAR/12/2011
SAR/13/2011
SAR/14/2011
SAR/15/2011
SAR/16/2011
SAR/17/2011
SAR/18/2011
SAR/19/2011
SAR/20/2011
SAR/21/2011
SAR/22/2011
SAR/23/2011
SAR/24/2011
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Recent OIE Reports
Date Serotype Place Link
05/12/2008 SAT 2 Happy Lands, Maruleng, Phalaborwa, LIMPOPO
(carrier African buffalo - no disease)
Immediate notification
       

 
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, 2011