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First record of 'Candidatus Phytoplasma australiense' in Paulownia trees

Bayliss, K.L.ORCID: 0000-0002-4431-3389, Saqib, M., Dell, B., Jones, M.G.K.ORCID: 0000-0001-5002-0227 and Hardy, G.E.St.J. (2005) First record of 'Candidatus Phytoplasma australiense' in Paulownia trees. Australasian Plant Pathology, 34 (1). pp. 123-124.

Link to Published Version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AP04089
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Abstract

Paulownia trees exhibiting symptoms similar to Paulownia Witches’-Broom disease were identified in three commercial plantations in Western Australia. PCR confirmed the presence of a phytoplasma and RFLP analysis produced patterns similar to ‘Candidatus Phytoplasma australiense’. This is the first report of this phytoplasma in Paulownia.

Item Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation(s): Western Australian State Agricultural Biotechnology Centre
School of Biological Sciences and Biotechnology
Publisher: CSIRO Publishing
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/2415
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