Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

Diseases of palms in Brazil.

Abstract

The most common palm diseases in Brazil are described, including Alternaria sp., Bagnisiopsis palmicola, Bipolaris sp., Botryosphaeria theobromae [Botryodiplodia theobromae], Catacauma torrendiella, Ceratocystis paradoxa, Coccostroma palmicola, Colletotrichum gloeosporioides [Glomerella cingulata], Diplodia euterpes, Exosporium palmivorum, Graphiola phoenicis, Mycosphaerella advena, Pestalotia palmarum [Pestalotiopsis palmarum], Phoma spp., Phyllosticta spp., and Septoria palmaceae.