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Abstract

Occurrence of the disease fire-blight of pomaceous trees in Cyprus. Characteristics of the pathogen Erwinia amylovora.

Abstract

Symptoms on pear, apple and hawthorn [Crataegus] are described. On the basis of morphological, physiological, biochemical and serological characteristics, isolates from pear were identified as E. amylovora, similar to those from other countries.