First Report of Rapid Blight Caused by Labyrinthula terrestris on Poa annua in Colorado.

@article{Hyder2010FirstRO,
  title={First Report of Rapid Blight Caused by Labyrinthula terrestris on Poa annua in Colorado.},
  author={N. Hyder and F. Wong and Anna Koski and N. Tisserat and L. Stowell},
  journal={Plant disease},
  year={2010},
  volume={94 7},
  pages={
          919
        }
}
  • N. Hyder, F. Wong, +2 authors L. Stowell
  • Published 2010
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Plant disease
  • A disease characteristic of rapid blight caused by the net slime mold, Labyrinthula terrestris (1,2), was observed on three annual bluegrass (Poa annua) putting greens from a golf course in Adams County, Colorado in April 2009. Symptoms included water-soaked lesions and browning and bronzing of leaves. With microscopic observation, the fusiform cells typically associated with Labyrinthula spp. (1) were detected inside symptomatic leaf tissue. The pathogen was isolated by placing symptomatic… CONTINUE READING
    1 Citations