Image Number: 0746032

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Symptoms
Description:
Lime shoot from a healthy tree (right); shoots from a tree affected by lime witches' broom phytoplasma; from right to left: shoots with early symptoms (leaves are still large), witches' broom before and after leaf drying.
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
France

Subject

Kingdom: Monera
Phylum: Tenericutes
Class: Mollicutes
Order: Incertae sedis
Family: Incertae sedis
Genus: Candidatus Phytoplasma
Subject: Candidatus Phytoplasma aurantifolia Zreik et al 1995

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Sapindales
Family: Rutaceae
Genus: Citrus
Subject: Citrus x aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, November 10, 2004
Image last updated:
Tuesday, August 5, 2008