Phytobacteriology and diagnosis of bacterial diseases of plants.

J.D. Janse

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Abstract

This chapter discusses the characterization, identification and naming of bacteria. Some detection and identification methods including conventional and serological techniques, and some more recent ones are described. The other topics mentioned include: pathogenicity tests, re-isolation, re-identification and the components of a diagnostic report. Tables containing main characteristics of plant pathogenic bacteria, and names of seedborne and seed-transmitted bacteria are presented.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPhytobacteriology: principles and practice
EditorsJ.D. Janse
PublisherCABI
Chapter2
Pages33-84
ISBN (Print)9781845930257
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2005

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    Janse, J. D. (2005). Phytobacteriology and diagnosis of bacterial diseases of plants. In J. D. Janse (Ed.), Phytobacteriology: principles and practice (pp. 33-84). CABI. https://doi.org/10.1079/9781845930257.0033