Xanthomonas citri


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Xanthomonas citri

[‚zan·thə‚mō·nəs ′si‚trē]
(microbiology)
The bacterial pathogen that causes citrus canker.
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Citrus canker caused by Xanthomonas citri subsp citri is a serious disease reducing the external quality of citrus fruits.
Ao longo de nove anos de avaliacoes (2003 a 2011), nao foram observadas ocorrencia de cancrocitrico (Xanthomonas citri subsp.
In addition to the direct damage, the presence of the CLM may facilitate the incidence and increase the severity of citrus canker, a disease caused by the bacterium Xanthomonas citri subsp.
[34] presented evidence that in planta transfer of a 37 kb plasmid (pXcB) from Xanthomonas aurantifolii to Xanthomonas citri can occur via T4SS.
Role of citrus leaf-miner (Phyllocnistis citrella Staintan (sic)) on the prevalence and severity of citrus canker (Xanthomonas citri (Hasse) Dowson).
citrella feeding have a secondary effect: they serve as an entry point for opportunistic pathogens, such as Xanthomonas citri subsp.