Soft rot of bunching onion plants caused by Pectobacterium carotovorumsubsp. carotovorum in Roraima, Brazil

Bernardo A. Halfeld-Vieira Kátia de Lima Nechet

This is the first report of Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. carotovorum (=Erwinia carotovora subsp. carotovora) causing soft rot of bunching onion (Allium fistulosum) plants in Roraima, Brazil. Its occurrence is reported only in Distrito Federal.

Allium fistulosum; Erwinia carotovora subsp. carotovora; soft-rot; Amazon; Etiology


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