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Rathayibacter iranicus(CORBIR)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: CORBIR
  • Preferred name: Rathayibacter iranicus
  • Authority: (Carlson & Vidaver) Zgurskaya, Evtushenko, Akimov & Kalakoutskii

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Clavibacter iranicus (Carlson & Vidaver) Davis, Gillaspie, Vidaver & Harris
Corynebacterium iranicum (Scharif) Carlson & Vidaver
Corynebacterium michiganense pv. iranicum (Scharif) Dye & Kemp

Common names
Name Language
gumming disease of grasses English
Kingdom Bacteria ( 1BACTK )
Class Actinobacteria ( 1ACTIC )
Order Micrococcales ( 1MICOO )
Family Microbacteriaceae ( 1MICBF )
Genus Rathayibacter ( 1RATHG )
Species Rathayibacter iranicus ( CORBIR )