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- Pasquali, Vittorio, et al. Show all 12 Authors
- Phytopathologische Zeitschrift 2017 v.165 no.9 pp. 589-594
- Olea europaea; Pierce's disease; Xylella fastidiosa; bacteria; cell aggregates; cultivars; decline; gels; grapes; hosts; olives; pectins; tyloses; California; Italy
- ... Xylella fastidiosa is a Gram‐negative, xylem‐limited, bacterium which is responsible, in Italy, for the olive quick decline syndrome (OQDS). The disease is caused by the subspecies pauca and emerged a few years ago in the Apulia province of Lecce, in the Salento peninsula, on Olea europaea plants. X. fastidiosa can infect different plant species and is well known in California as the causal agent ...