First Report of Association of Candidatus Phytoplasma cynodontis (16SrXI-B Group) With Streak, Yellowing, and Stunting Disease in Durum and Bread Wheat Genotypes From Central India

@article{Rao2017FirstRO,
  title={First Report of Association of Candidatus Phytoplasma cynodontis (16SrXI-B Group) With Streak, Yellowing, and Stunting Disease in Durum and Bread Wheat Genotypes From Central India},
  author={G. Rao and T. L. Prakasha and M. Priya and V. Thorat and Manoj Kumar and V. Baranwal and A. Mishra and A. Yadav},
  journal={Plant Disease},
  year={2017},
  volume={101},
  pages={1314-1314}
}
Since 2011, chlorosis with defined chlorotic streak symptoms, yellowing, stunting, and drying of infected clumps of 155 durum (Triticum durum L.) and two bread wheat (T. aestivum L.) genotypes (30- to 45-day-old seedlings) were regularly observed at Regional Station of ICAR - Indian Agricultural Research Institute, Indore (Madya Pradesh), India. The disease incidence was greater in durum (1.7 to 20%) compared with bread wheat (1.3 to 10.4%). Ten randomly selected symptomatic leaf samples were… Expand