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Cover for Management of Asian citrus psyllid in California.

Asian citrus psyllid (ACP), Diaphorina citri, was first detected in southern California (USA) in 2008 and the putative causal bacterium of huanglongbing (HLB), 'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus', was first found in a single residential tree in 2012. Studies of insecticide efficacy for ACP control...

Author(s)
Grafton-Cardwell, E. E.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394088)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Biological control of grape canker pathogens.

This chapter presents experiments conducted to: (i) isolate and identify microorganisms that occur naturally on grapevine pruning wounds; and (ii) evaluate in vitro and in planta the ability of these microorganisms to prevent infection by grapevine canker pathogens, members of the...

Author(s)
Costadone, L.; Gubler, W. D.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647128)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Phytophthora</i> in US forests.

This chapter will focus on three key Phytophthora species (P. cinnamomi, P. ramorum and P. lateralis) that currently threaten US forests, causing widespread mortalities and changing the overall forest structure. P. cinnamomi was first recognized in the USA in the 1930s after it was isolated from...

Author(s)
Balci, Y.; Bienapfl, J. C.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780640938)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Monitoring the rust fungus, <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Puccinia jaceae</i> var. <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">solstitialis</i>, for biological control of yellow starthistle (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Centaurea solstitialis</i>).

Yellow starthistle, Centaurea solstitialis L., is a noxious weed that infests more than 7 million ha of rangeland in California. The rust fungus, Puccinia jaceae Otth var. solstitialis, was first released as a classical biological control for yellow starthistle in California in 2003. In 2005, a...

Author(s)
Fisher, A. J.; Woods, D. M.; Smith, L.; Bruckart, W. L.
ISBN
2008 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845935061)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper

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