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- Canto-Canché, Blondy, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Agronomy 2019 v.9 no.10
- Heliconia psittacorum; Mycosphaerella fijiensis; alternative hosts; bananas; black Sigatoka; crop production; crops; disease control; fruit diseases; fruit growing; fungicides; host plants; inoculum; leaf spot; pathogens; plantations; polymerase chain reaction; sequence analysis; Mexico
- ... Black Sigatoka is the main constraint to banana production worldwide, and epidemic outbreaks are continuously causing huge losses. Successful management of diseases requires a profound knowledge of the epidemiological factors that influence disease dynamics. Information regarding alternative hosts of Pseudocercospora fijiensis, the causal agent, is still very scarce. To date, only Heliconia psitta ...
- Canto-Canché, Blondy, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- European journal of plant pathology 2017 v.149 no.4 pp. 817-830
- Ralstonia solanacearum; bacterial wilt; bananas; crop production; crops; genetic variation; genotype; genotyping; phenotypic variation; phylogeny; phylotype; plant pathogenic bacteria; plantations; staple foods; strains; Caribbean; Central America; Mexico
- ... The Ralstonia solanacearum species complex is one of the most destructive bacterial plant pathogens for many crops. Cavendish banana is an important staple food which is severely impacted by the bacterial wilt Moko disease, caused by R. solanacearum race 2. In Mexico, banana plantations comprise 75,000 ha, supporting the economy of more than 100,000 families. Moko disease is present in the states ...