Update: New Pest & Disease Records (17 Oct 12)

Cluster bean in India is being attacked by whitefly. (Credit: Info-farmer, via Wikimedia Commons)

We’ve selected a few of the latest new geographic, host and species records for plant pests and diseases from CAB Abstracts. Records this fortnight include a new record of  the whitefly Acaudaleyrodes rachipora attacking clusterbean in India, detection of algal leaf spot in citrus in Paraná state and a novel mastrevirus infecting wheat in India.

Click on the links to view the abstracts:

To view all search results for new geographic, host and species records for plant pests and diseases, click here (>32,000 results)

If there’s another new record you’d like to highlight, please post a comment.

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