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Cover for Tobacco rattle virus (spraing of potato)

In the north-west Pacific area of the USA frequencies of tubers with corky ringspot of 5-10% have been found, sometimes compromising the sale of...

Cover for Podosphaera xanthii (powdery mildew of cucurbits)

P. xanthii can reduce the photosynthetic area of cucurbit leaves (Cheah et al., 1996). Severely infected leaves become brown and shrivelled. Fruit...

Cover for Potato virus S

The local importance of the virus is mainly dependent upon its incidence, the virulence of the virus isolate, tolerance of the potato cultivar and...

Cover for Cochliobolus sativus (root and foot rot)

Introduction Diseases caused by C. sativus are widespread and serious throughout the world. Losses primarily occur on spring and winter wheat and...

Cover for Tobacco mosaic virus (tobacco mosaic)

TMV causes heavy yield losses for tobacco, tomato and pepper worldwide (Piccirillo and Diana, 1991; Gao et al., 1994; Palloix et al., 1994; Xu et...

Cover for Phytophthora nicotianae (black shank)

Black shank occurs worldwide, but is most severe in warmer climates. Losses occur during all stages of development and can reach 100% in some fields...

Cover for Phytophthora palmivora (coconut budrot)

In 1985, worldwide losses of cocoa due to black pod and stem canker were estimated at £1.54 billion (Evans and Prior, 1987) and recent estimate...

Cover for Alternaria alternata (alternaria leaf spot)

Datasheet Type(s): Pest, Natural Enemy

Cover for Potato virus Y (potato mottle)

Although most isolates of PVY cause only mild mottling in pepper, tobacco and tomato, some can cause yield losses of 10-100% in potato (de Bokx and...

Cover for Beet western yellows virus (turnip (mild) yellows)

In the UK, Walsh et al. (1989) detected no significant differences in seed yield between TuYV-infected and uninfected plants that were removed from...

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