Molecular characterization of the 16S rRNA gene of phytoplasmas detected in two leafhopper species associated with alfalfa plants infected with witches' broom in Oman

Two leafhopper species,Austroagallia aviculaandEmpoascasp., were consistently found in alfalfa fields infected with witches' broom phytoplasma (OmanAlfWB) in the Al-Batinah, Dakhliya, North and South Sharqiya, Muscat, and Al-Bureimi regions of the Sultanate of Oman. Phytoplasmas from both leafh...

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Published in:Phytopathologia Mediterranea, Vol. 42, No. 3 (2003), p. 257-267
Main Author: Khan, Akhtar J.
Other Involved Persons: Botti, Simona ; Al-Subhi, Ali M. ; Zaidi, Mohsin A. ; Altosaar, Illimar ; Alma, Alberto ; Bertaccini, Assunta
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