The first report of a dieback of grapevine caused by Lasiodiplodia theobromae in Sicily (Italy) is given. About twelve per cent of the vines in the cv. Insolia vineyard surveyed, showed spur dieback, retarded growth and wood necrosis. Isolation trials and pathogenicity tests are briefly reported, together with morphological, cultural and molecular characters on which identification was based.
|Numero di pagine||5|
|Stato di pubblicazione||Published - 2008|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Agronomy and Crop Science
- Plant Science