Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Xanthomonas populi

Xanthomonas populi (Ridé) van den Mooter & Swings, 1990

bacterial canker of poplar

on Populus, Salix

parasite

Extensive slimy cankers on branches and stems.

host plants

Salicaceae, oligophagous

Populus.

Xanthomonas pv. salicis has been described from Salix gmelinii.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Aplanobacter populi Ridé, 1958.

notes

Important pest.

references

Buhr (1965a), Charles, Nef, Allegro, ao (2014a), Ostry, Ramsted, Newcombe & Steenackers (2014a), Roskkam (2019a).

Last modified 9.xii.2019