Xylella fastidiosa Wells, Raju, Hung, Weisburg, Mandelco-Paul & Brenner 1987

Phony peach disease, citrus varigated cholorosis, dwarf (lucerne), leaf scorch (various hosts), periwinkle wilt, phony disease of peach, pierce's disease (grapevines).

C1 - Exclusion / Prohibited

Organisms which should be excluded from part or all of Western Australia.
  • Applicable area(s):
  • Whole of state

Scientific classification

Kingdom:Bacteria
Phylum:Proteobacteria
Class:Gammaproteobacteria
Order:Xanthomonadales
Family:Xanthomonadaceae
Genus:Xylella
Species:fastidiosa

Author(s):

Wells, Raju, Hung, Weisburg, Mandelco-Paul & Brenner 1987