Plant Disease Pathogens - Important Information

The PLANT DISEASE PATHOGEN listing is organized in alphabetical order by SCIENTIFIC NAME. Plant disease pathogens are listed on the LEFT side of the list. Common disease names and symptoms are found in parentheses to the right of the scientific name of each pathogen. BOLD RED LETTERING indicates that the summary contains only general information for that genus (i.e., Albugo Primer).

On the RIGHT side of the list are letter abbreviations indicating which ORGANISM GROUP each pathogen belongs to. Use the GROUP KEY listed below for an explanation of the ORGANISM GROUP abbreviations.

GROUP KEY: B = bacteria; F = fungi; N = Nematode; V = Virus; Vd = Viroid; M = MLOs; Np = non-parasitic; P = parasitic plant