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Insect-borne prokaryote-associated diseases in tropical and subtropical perennial crops


First Handbook with Innovation Factsheets

A booklet with 6 innovation factsheets containing case studies and measures for plant protection in the included countries

Report on operational manual of Business Plan On Line (software)

The BPOL (software) will be made available on the web site of the project, an operational manual will be published for final users of the software (farmers, advisors, consultants)

Report on cultural, biological, and chemical field strategies for managing GY, LY and HLB

Description of the cultural, biological and chemical field management (IMP) strategies for each disease in each crop of the selected areas

Intermediate Handbook with Innovation Factsheets

A booklet with further 12 innovation factsheets containing case studies and measures for plant protection in the included countries

TROPICSAFE Website & book of style

Delivery of the project website and a book of style containing all the details on visual identity of the project


Detection and Identification of Phytoplasmas in the 16SrIV-A, -B, and -D Subgroups in Palms in Tabasco, Mexico

Author(s): Eder Ramos Hernández, Julia M. Lesher Gordillo, Carlos Oropeza Salín, Carlos F. Ortiz García, Miguel A. Magaña Alejandro, Saúl Sánchez Soto, Yesenia García Estrada
Published in: Plant Disease, Issue 104/10, 2020, Page(s) 2606-2612, ISSN 0191-2917
DOI: 10.1094/pdis-09-18-1488-re

Classical biological control of the African citrus psyllid Trioza erytreae, a major threat to the European citrus industry

Author(s): J. Pérez-Rodríguez, K. Krüger, M. Pérez-Hedo, O. Ruíz-Rivero, A. Urbaneja, A. Tena
Published in: Scientific Reports, Issue 9/1, 2019, ISSN 2045-2322
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-45294-w

Potential insect vectors and alternative host plants of phytoplasmas inthe Fynbos and Succulent Karoo biomes in South Africa

Author(s): Kerstin Krüger, Michael Stiller, Gert Pietersen, Dirk Johannes van Wyk, Gerhard Pietersen, Rochelle Janse van Rensburg, Ronel Roberts, Eleonora Satta, Assunta Bertaccini
Published in: Phytopathogenic Mollicutes, Issue 9/1, 2019, Page(s) 197, ISSN 2249-4669
DOI: 10.5958/2249-4677.2019.00099.9

Transmission of 16SrIII-J phytoplasmas by the leafhoppers Paratanus exitiousus and Bergallia valdiviana

Published in: Phytopathologia Mediterranea, Issue (58) 2, 2019, Page(s) 231-237, ISSN 0031-9465
DOI: 10.14601/Phytopathol_Mediter-10611

Genetic differentiation of the 16SrXXII-B phytoplasmas in Ghana based on the leucyl tRNA synthetase gene

Author(s): Dickinson Matthew, Brown Holly, Yankey Egya Ndede, Andoh-Mensah Sebastian, Bremang Felix
Published in: Phytopathogenic Mollicute, Issue 9/1, 2019, Page(s) 195-196, ISSN 2249-4669
DOI: 10.5958/2249-4677.2019.00098.7

Genome-informed design of LAMP assays for specific detection of aster yellows phytoplasmas

Author(s): Tanja Dreo, Špela Alic, Marina Dermastia
Published in: Phytopathogenic Mollicutes, Issue 9/1, 2019, Page(s) 199, ISSN 2249-4669
DOI: 10.5958/2249-4677.2019.00100.2

Host range testing of Tamarixia dryi (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) sourced from South Africa for classical biological control of Trioza erytreae (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) in Europe

Author(s): Pablo Urbaneja-Bernat, Jesica Pérez-Rodríguez, Kerstin Krüger, José Catalán, Rositta Rizza, Estrella Hernández-Suárez, Alberto Urbaneja, Alejandro Tena
Published in: Biological Control, Issue 135, 2019, Page(s) 110-116, ISSN 1049-9644
DOI: 10.1016/j.biocontrol.2019.04.018

Molecular Diversity of Phytoplasmas Associated with Grapevine Yellows Disease in North-Eastern Italy

Author(s): Yuri Zambon, Alessandro Canel, Assunta Bertaccini, Nicoletta Contaldo
Published in: Phytopathology, Issue 108/2, 2018, Page(s) 206-214, ISSN 0031-949X
DOI: 10.1094/PHYTO-07-17-0253-R

Detección de especies de fitoplasmas asociadas a enfermedades en los cítricos

Author(s): Paredes-Tomás C and Luis-Pantoja
Published in: CitriFrut, Issue 2, 2019, Page(s) 197, ISSN 1607-5072

<p><strong>A new species of planthopper belonging to the genus <em>Oecleus</em> Stål, 1862 (Hemiptera: Fulgoroidea: Cixiidae) from coconut palm (<em>Cocos</em> <em>nucifera</em> L) in Jamaica</strong></p>

Published in: Zootaxa, Issue 4712/1, 2019, Page(s) 127-137, ISSN 1175-5326
DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4712.1.9

The Challenge of Environmental Samples for PCR Detection of Phytopathogenic Bacteria: A Case Study of Citrus Huanglongbing Disease

Author(s): Félix Morán, Silvia Barbé, Saskia Bastin, Inmaculada Navarro, Edson Bertolini, María M. López, Estrella Hernández-Suárez, Alberto Urbaneja, Alejandro Tena, Felipe Siverio, Ester Marco-Noales
Published in: Agronomy, Issue 11/1, 2021, Page(s) 10, ISSN 2073-4395
DOI: 10.3390/agronomy11010010

Update and New Epidemiological Aspects about Grapevine Yellows in Chile

Author(s): Nicolás Quiroga, Camila Gamboa, Daniela Soto, Ana Maria Pino, Alan Zamorano, Juan Campodonico, Alberto Alma, Assunta Bertaccini, Nicola Fiore
Published in: Pathogens, Issue 9/11, 2020, Page(s) 933, ISSN 2076-0817
DOI: 10.3390/pathogens9110933

Development of an anti-Imp serological assay for the detection of “flavescence dorée” phytoplasmas in grapevine, insect vectors and host plants

Author(s): Luisa Filippin, Valeria Trivellone, Luciana Galetto, Cristina Marzachí, Vito Elicio, Elisa Angelini
Published in: Phytopathogenic Mollicutes, Issue 9/1, 2019, Page(s) 75, ISSN 2249-4669
DOI: 10.5958/2249-4677.2019.00038.0

Preventive measures to limit the spread of Trioza erytreae (Del Guercio) (Hemiptera: Triozidae) in mainland Europe

Author(s): Pablo Urbaneja‐Bernat, Estrella Hernández‐Suárez, Alejandro Tena, Alberto Urbaneja
Published in: Journal of Applied Entomology, Issue 144/7, 2020, Page(s) 553-559, ISSN 0931-2048
DOI: 10.1111/jen.12771

Transmission of 16SrIII-J Phytoplasmas to Grapevine by Bergallia valdiviana Leafhopper

Author(s): Nicolás Quiroga, Alan Zamorano, Ana María Pino, Nicola Fiore
Published in: Proceedings of the 5th European Bois Noir workshop, Issue 5th, 2018, Page(s) 1-2

Preparation of Defined Reference Material for Molecular Testing of “Bois Noir” Phytoplasma

Author(s): Tanja Dreo, Špela Alič , Nataša Mehle, Marina Dermastia
Published in: Proceedings of the 5th European Bois Noir Workshop, Issue 5th, 2018, Page(s) 1 and 2

New contribution about the epidemiology of grapevine yellowsassociated phytoplasmas in Chile

Author(s): Nicolás Quiroga, Daniela Soto, Patricio Farah, Ana María Pino, Alan Zamorano, Alberto Alma, Luca Picciau, Nicola Fiore
Published in: Phytopathogenic Mollicutes, Issue 9/1, 2019, Page(s) 189, ISSN 2249-4669
DOI: 10.5958/2249-4677.2019.00095.1



Author(s): Zambon, Yuri; Contaldo, Nicoletta; Bertaccini, Assunta
Published in: Università di Bologna