Image Number: 0454045

Descriptor:
Symptoms
Description:
Apple proliferation phytoplasma in apple cv. Golden Delicious, showing premature development of axillary buds resulting in a witches' broom near the apex of the main shoot in spring.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
Germany

Subject

Kingdom: Monera
Phylum: Tenericutes
Class: Mollicutes
Order: Incertae sedis
Family: Incertae sedis
Genus: Candidatus Phytoplasma
Subject: Candidatus Phytoplasma mali AP-MLO Seemüller and Schneider 2004

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Malus
Subject: Malus pumila P. Mill.
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, November 10, 2004
Image last updated:
Friday, May 6, 2011