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Xanthomonas euvesicatoria pv. alfalfae(XANTAL)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: XANTAL
  • Preferred name: Xanthomonas euvesicatoria pv. alfalfae
  • Authority: (Riker, Jones & Davis) Constantin, Cleenwerck, Maes, Baeyen, Van Malderghem, De Vos, Cottyn

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Xanthomonas alfalfae (Riker, Jones & Davis) Dowson
Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. alfalfae (Riker, Jones & Davis) Vauterin, Hoste, Kersters & Swings
Xanthomonas campestris pv. alfalfae (Riker, Jones & Davis) Dye

Common names
Name Language
Blattfleckenkrankheit: Luzerne German
bacterial leaf spot of lucerne English
mancha bacteriana de la alfalfa Spanish
tache bactérienne de la luzerne French
Kingdom Bacteria ( 1BACTK )
Phylum Proteobacteria ( 1PROBP )
Class Gammaproteobacteria ( 1GAMBC )
Order Lysobacterales ( 1LYSOO )
Family Lysobacteraceae ( 1LYSOF )
Genus Xanthomonas ( 1XANTG )
Species Xanthomonas euvesicatoria pv. alfalfae ( XANTAL )