Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

Ecological associations of Spiroplasma citri with insects, plants and other plant mycoplasmas in the western United States.

Abstract

S. citri isolated from citrus with yellows disease are transmitted by the leafhopper Cicadella tenellus, Scaphytopius nitridus and S. acutus, which are natural vectors in western USA. Hosts and the geographical range of S. citri are discussed.