citrus canker

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citrus canker

n.
A bacterial disease of citrus plants that causes lesions on leaves and fruit, defoliation, and loss of fruit.
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RAPD-PCR fingerprinting and Southern analysis of Xanthomonas axonopodis pv.
Acreditacion del ensayo "Deteccion de Xanthomonas axonopodis pv citri".
In vitro evaluation of chemicals and plant extracts against colony growth of Xanthomonas axonopodis pv.
Leafmining also increases susceptibility to citrus canker caused by the bacterium Xanthomonas axonopodis pv.
The main bacterial phytopathogens known to us are Agrobacterium, Burkholderia cepacia, Ralstonia, Erwinia, Pectobacterium athrosepticum, Pseudomonas syringae, Xanthomonas axonopodis, Xanthomonas campestris, Xanthomonas oryzae, Xylella fastidiosa, Clavibacter michiganensis, Leifsonia xyli, Spiroplasma kunkelii and Phytoplasma groups, and Coryneform (Robert, 2011).
phaseoli or Xanthomonas axonopodis cv phaseoli was the only bacterial disease found associated with bean seed samples.
In view of the forgoing, the current study aims at investigating the biofilm forming ability of Xanthomonas axonopodis pv.