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Curtobacterium flaccumfaciens
(bacterial wilt of bean)

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Curtobacterium flaccumfaciens (bacterial wilt of bean)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 14 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Curtobacterium flaccumfaciens
  • Preferred Common Name
  • bacterial wilt of bean
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Bacteria
  •   Phylum: Actinobacteria [phylum]
  •     Class: Actinobacteria
  •       Subclass: Actinobacteridae
  •         Order: Actinomycetales

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PictureTitleCaptionCopyright
Wilt of part of a diseased bean plant.
TitleSymptoms on bean plant
CaptionWilt of part of a diseased bean plant.
CopyrightA. Diatloff
Wilt of part of a diseased bean plant.
Symptoms on bean plantWilt of part of a diseased bean plant.A. Diatloff

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Curtobacterium flaccumfaciens (Hedges 1922) Collins & Jones 1984

Preferred Common Name

  • bacterial wilt of bean

Other Scientific Names

  • Bacterium flaccumfaciens Hedges 1922
  • Corynebacterium flaccumfaciens (Hedges 1922) Dowson 1942
  • Phytomonas flaccumfaciens (Hedges) Bergey et al. 1923
  • Pseudomonas flaccumfaciens (Hedges) Stevens 1925

International Common Names

  • English: bacterial wilt (of beans); bean bacterial wilt
  • Spanish: marchitez bacteriana de la soja
  • French: flétrissement bactérien du haricot

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Bacteria
  •     Phylum: Actinobacteria [phylum]
  •         Class: Actinobacteria
  •             Subclass: Actinobacteridae
  •                 Order: Actinomycetales
  •                     Suborder: Micrococcineae
  •                         Family: Microbacteriaceae
  •                             Genus: Curtobacterium
  •                                 Species: Curtobacterium flaccumfaciens

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes

South America

ColombiaPresent

Growth Stages

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List of Symptoms/Signs

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SignLife StagesType
Leaves / wilting

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