Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

Morphology and pathogenicity of four Pythium species isolated with root and corm rot of taro, Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott in Wetern Samoa.

Abstract

The morphology and some physiological characteristics are described for P. middletonii, P. myriotylum, P. splendens and P. vexans. The isolates appeared to be adapted to soil temps. found in this region.