First Report of Erwinia persicina from Phaseolus vulgaris in Spain.

@article{Gonzlez2005FirstRO,
  title={First Report of Erwinia persicina from Phaseolus vulgaris in Spain.},
  author={Ana Julia Allen Gonz{\'a}lez and J{\'u}lio C{\'e}sar Rodr{\'i}guez Tello and Miguel de Cara},
  journal={Plant disease},
  year={2005},
  volume={89 1},
  pages={
          109
        }
}
A previously unreported leaf spot disease of common bean, which caused losses as much as 50% of the crops, was observed in southeastern Spain (Almería, Granada, and Málaga provinces) in November 2003. In 2004, samples of cv. Donna with chlorotic and necrotic leaf spots were collected from Granada and processed for microbiological analysis. Bacteria isolated from the symptomatic leaves were determined to be fermentative on the basis of the ability to metabolize glucose in aerobic and anaerobic… CONTINUE READING