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Notes on two pineapple diseases in Queensland

Oxenham, B.L. (1953) Notes on two pineapple diseases in Queensland. Queensland Journal of Agricultural Science, 10 (4). pp. 237-245.



The isolation of Thielaviopsis paradoxa (De Seynes) von Hohn from white leaf spot lesions and the reproduction of typical symptoms by inoculation with this fungus are described. The results of inoculations with a Fusarium and two types of Penicillium isolated from fruitlet core rot are given. Circumstantial evidence is presented the mealy bugs and mites provide a means of entry of the causal organism.

Item Type:Article
Corporate Creators:Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, Queensland
Subjects:Plant culture > Fruit and fruit culture > Culture of individual fruits or types of fruit > Pineapple
Plant pests and diseases
Plant pests and diseases > Plant pathology
Live Archive:11 Jun 2024 06:49
Last Modified:11 Jun 2024 06:49

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