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Rathayibacter tritici(CORBTR)


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

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Clavibacter tritici (Carlson & Vidaver) Davis, Gillaspie, Vidaver & Harris
Corynebacterium michiganense pv. tritici (Hutchinson) Dye & Kemp
Corynebacterium tritici (Hutchinson) Burkholder
Phytomonas tritici (Hutchinson) Bergey
Pseudomonas tritici Hutchinson

Common names
Name Language
bacterial ear rot of wheat English
gumming disease of wheat English
yellow slime of wheat English
bacteriosis de las espigas del trigo Spanish
bactériose des épis du blé French
Желтый слизистый бактериоз пшеницы Russian
Kingdom Bacteria ( 1BACTK )
Class Actinobacteria ( 1ACTIC )
Order Micrococcales ( 1MICOO )
Family Microbacteriaceae ( 1MICBF )
Genus Rathayibacter ( 1RATHG )
Species Rathayibacter tritici ( CORBTR )