Journal of Plant Pathology

, Volume 101, Issue 4, pp 1231–1232 | Cite as

First report of Botryosphaeria dothidea causing dieback of Vatica mangachapoi in Anhui Province of China

  • Xue Yang
  • Yong-Jie Qi
  • Chun-Yan Gu
  • Hao-Yu Zang
  • Yu ChenEmail author
Disease Note


Green plum disease Botryosphaeria dothidea Pathogenecity Identification 



This work was supported by: i) Project of Agro-Product Safety Monitoring from the Ministry of Agriculture, China, ii) Natural Science foundation of Anhui Province (1808085QC91); iii) Special Fund for Quality Inspection Research in the Public Interest from the General Administration of Quality supervision, Inspection, and Quarantine of the People’s Republic of China (201410076), iv) the Research Program from the General Administration of Quality supervision, Inspection, and Quarantine of the People’s Republic of China (2012IK267, 2010IK249, 2014IK014 & 2017IK056), v) the Anhui Provincial “115” Innovation Team, vi) the Anhui Provincial Fruit Industrial System (AHCYTX-14) and vii) the program for construction of the Key Laboratory of Anhui Academy of Agricultural Sciences (18S1103).

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The authors declare no conflict of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Plant Protection and Agro-products SafetAnhui Academy of Agricultural SciencesHefeiChina
  2. 2.Scientific Observing and Experimental Station of Crop Pests in Hefei, Ministry of AgricultureHefeiChina
  3. 3.Laboratory of Quality & Safety Risk Assessment for Agro-Products (Hefei), Ministry of AgricultureHefeiChina
  4. 4.Institute of HorticultureAnhui Academy of Agricultural SciencesHefeiChina
  5. 5.Key Laboratory of Genetic improvement and Ecophysiology of Horticultural CropAnHui ProvinceChina

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