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Xanthomonas citri pv. aurantifolii(XANTAU)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: XANTAU
  • Preferred name: Xanthomonas citri pv. aurantifolii
  • Authority: (Schaad et al.) Constantin et al.

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. aurantifolii Vauterin et al.
Xanthomonas campestris pv. aurantifolii Gabriel, Kingsley, Hunter & Gottwald
Xanthomonas citri f. sp. aurantifolia Namekata & Oliveira
Xanthomonas fuscans subsp. aurantifolii Schaad et al.

Common names
Name Language
cancrosis B (B strains) English
citrus bacteriosis (D strains) English
citrus canker English
false canker (B strains) English
Mexican lime cancrosis (C strains) English
South American canker English
chancre citrique French
Kingdom Bacteria ( 1BACTK )
Phylum Proteobacteria ( 1PROBP )
Class Gammaproteobacteria ( 1GAMBC )
Order Lysobacterales ( 1LYSOO )
Family Lysobacteraceae ( 1LYSOF )
Genus Xanthomonas ( 1XANTG )
Species Xanthomonas citri pv. aurantifolii ( XANTAU )