Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

Little leaf disease of eggplant.

Abstract

Little leaf disease of aubergine caused by a mycoplasma-like organism is transmitted by grafting and by the vector Hishimonas phycitis. Research indicates that all varieties are susceptible. Effects on plant metabolism, tissue culture studies and methods of detection are considered.