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'Candidatus Phytoplasma rhamni'(PHYPRH)


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Basic information
  • EPPO code: PHYPRH
  • Preferred name: 'Candidatus Phytoplasma rhamni'
  • Authority: Marcone, Gibb, Streten & Schneider

Other scientific names
Name Authority
'Candidatus Phytoplasma rhamni'
Buckthorn witches' broom phytoplasma
Phytoplasma rhamni Marcone, Gibb, Streten & Schneider
Rhamnus witches' broom phytoplasma

Common names
Name Language
BWB English
Rhamnus witches' broom English
witches' broom of buckthorn English
Kingdom Bacteria ( 1BACTK )
Phylum Tenericutes ( 1TENEP )
Class Mollicutes ( 1MOLLC )
Order Acholeplasmatales ( 1ACHOO )
Family Acholeplasmataceae ( 1ACHOF )
Genus Phytoplasma ( 1PHYPG )
Species 'Candidatus Phytoplasma rhamni' ( PHYPRH )

Notes from the curator

16Sr group: XX