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Xanthomonas citri pv. citri(XANTCI)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: XANTCI
  • Preferred name: Xanthomonas citri pv. citri
  • Authority: (Hasse) Constantin, Cleenwerck, Maes, Baeyen, Van Malderghem, De Vos, Cottyn

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. citri (Hasse) Vauterin, Hoste, Kersters & Swings
Xanthomonas campestris pv. citri (Hasse) Dye
Xanthomonas citri (Hasse) Gabriel, Kingsley, Hunter & Gottwald
Xanthomonas citri subsp. citri (ex Hasse) Gabriel, Kingsley, Hunter & Gottwald

Common names
Name Language
Bakterienkrebs: Zitrus German
Zitruskrebs German
Asiatic canker English
Asiatic citrus canker (A strains) English
bacterial canker of citrus English
cancrosis A (A strains) English
citrus canker English
bacteriosis del limonero Spanish
cancrosis asiática (A) Spanish
cancrosis de los cítricos Spanish
bactériose des agrumes French
chancre bactérien des agrumes French
chancre citrique French
chancre des agrumes French
cancro batterico degli agrumi Italian
cancro-cítrico Portuguese
рак цитрусовых Russian
Kingdom Bacteria ( 1BACTK )
Phylum Proteobacteria ( 1PROBP )
Class Gammaproteobacteria ( 1GAMBC )
Order Lysobacterales ( 1LYSOO )
Family Lysobacteraceae ( 1LYSOF )
Genus Xanthomonas ( 1XANTG )
Species Xanthomonas citri pv. citri ( XANTCI )