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Abstract

Mating-type distribution of Phytophthora colocasiae in Taiwan.

Abstract

All 799 isolates from fields of Colocasia esculenta infected with leaf blight were similar in colony appearance and behaved as A2 mating type. These results suggest that the fungus is probably not indigenous to Taiwan.