Australasian Plant Pathology

, Volume 33, Issue 1, pp 135–136

Detection of Huanglongbing (citrus greening disease) in Timor-Leste (East Timor) and in Papua New Guinea

  • M. P. Weinert
  • S. C. Jacobson
  • J. F. Grimshaw
  • G. A. Bellis
  • P. M. Stephens
  • T. G. Gunua
  • M. F. Kame
  • R. I. Davis
Disease Notes or New Records

DOI: 10.1071/AP03089

Cite this article as:
Weinert, M.P., Jacobson, S.C., Grimshaw, J.F. et al. Australasian Plant Pathology (2004) 33: 135. doi:10.1071/AP03089

Abstract

Huanglongbing (greening disease) of citrus has been detected for the first time in Timor-Leste (East Timor) and Papua New Guinea. Identifications were confirmed using a polymerase chain re action-re striction enzyme digest procedure.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. P. Weinert
    • 1
  • S. C. Jacobson
    • 1
  • J. F. Grimshaw
    • 1
  • G. A. Bellis
    • 2
  • P. M. Stephens
    • 2
  • T. G. Gunua
    • 3
  • M. F. Kame
    • 3
  • R. I. Davis
    • 4
  1. 1.AQIS, Centre for Tropical AgricultureNAQSMareebaAustralia
  2. 2.AQISNAQSDarwinAustralia
  3. 3.National Agricultural Quarantine and Inspection ServicePort MoresbyPapua New Guinea
  4. 4.Secretariat of the Pacific CommunitySuvaFiji Islands